Predicate: spellbind

Roleset id: spellbind.01 , hold as if by a spell, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

spellbind.01: SPELLBIND-V NOTES: Frame by Claire (from spellbind.01-v)


spellbind (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: Stimulus of fascination (vnrole: 31.1-stimulus)
        Arg1-PPT: spellbound entity (vnrole: 31.1-experiencer)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument, if separate from arg0

Example: passive

        [The cobra]-1 was spellbound *-1 by the snake charmer.

        Rel: spellbound
        Arg1: *-1
        Arg0: by the snake charmer

Example: with instrument

        Mary can always spellbind John with her poetry readings.

        Arg0: Mary
        Argm-mod: can
        Argm-tmp: always
        Rel: spellbind
        Arg1: John
        Arg2: with her poetry readings