Predicate: slouch

Roleset id: slouch.01 , slouch, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

slouch.01: SLOUCH-V NOTES: hand-checked by Kevin. Member of VNcls assuming_position-50, spatial_configuration-47.6, run-51.3.2. (from slouch.01-v)


slouch (v.)Posture Change_posture


        Use argA for causal agent if it occurs outside of the slouching entity.
        Arg0-PAG: sloucher (vnrole: 50-Agent, 47.6-Theme, 51.3.2-Theme)

Example: Intransitive

        I slouched in the chair with a hand on my forehead, looking at my lap.

        Arg0: I
        Rel: slouched
        Argm-loc: in the chair
        Argm-mnr: with a hand on my forehead
        Argm-prd: looking at my lap

Example: Causative Agent, Transitive

        I slouched my tote bag on my shoulder.

        Arga: I
        Rel: slouched
        Arg0: my tote bag
        Argm-loc: on my shoulder