Predicate: snitch

Roleset id: snitch.01 , to commit theft, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

snitch.01: SNITCH-V NOTES: No VNcls. (from snitch.01-v)


snitch (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: thief, agent
        Arg1-PPT: thing stolen
        Arg2-DIR: stolen from

Example: stupid ocean

        [Their life raft]-1 had already been snitched *-1 away by the high seas.

        Argm-tmp: already
        Rel: snitched
        Arg1: *-1 -- their life raft
        Argm-dir: away
        Arg0: by the high seas

Roleset id: snitch.02 , inform on someone, tattle, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

snitch.02: SNITCH-V NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT. Member of VNcls transfer_mesg-37.1.1 (although I'm not sure I think it fits). (from snitch.02-v)


snitch (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: tattle tale (vnrole: 37.1.1-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity being ratted out
        Arg2-CAU: for what offense (vnrole: 37.1.1-topic)
        Arg3-GOL: authority being told (vnrole: 37.1.1-recipient)

Example: Args 0, 1 and 2

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

        They have done that thing where [they] just constantly wind each other up and take turns in running crying to me *PRO* to snitch on the other for ' touching my drawing ' ' sitting in my seat ' and today 's favourite ' looking at me '

        Arg0: [*PRO*] *link-> [they]
        Rel: snitch
        Arg1: on the other
        Arg2: for 'touching my drawing' 'sitting in my seat' and today's favourite 'looking at me'