Predicate: slit

Roleset id: slit.01 , make a narrow cut, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

slit.01: SLIT-V NOTES: Framed by Neville based on brown. Comparison with 'cut.' Member of VNcls carve-21.2-1. (from slit.01-v)


slit (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent, slitter (vnrole: 21.2-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: patient, thing cut (vnrole: 21.2-1-Patient)
        Arg2-DIR: medium, source
        Arg3-MNR: instrument (vnrole: 21.2-1-Instrument)
        Arg4-GOL: beneficiary

Example: intransitive

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        Then he looked at his finger , at the wrinkled , heavy knuckle and the thicknail he-1 used like a knife [*]-1 to pry up , slit , and open .

        Arg0: [*]-1
        Rel: slit