Predicate: splay

Roleset id: splay.01 , (cause to) spread out or apart, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

splay.01: SPLAY-V NOTES: Frame by Claire (from splay.01-v) SPLAYING-N NOTES: splay.01 (from splaying.01-n)


splaying (n.)
splay (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer of growth, agent (vnrole: 45.2-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing splayed (vnrole: 45.2-patient)
        Arg2-EXT: amount increased by, EXT or MNR
        Arg3-DIR: start point
        Arg4-PRD: end point (vnrole: 45.2-result)

Example: Transitive

        He splayed his huge hands over the table.

        Arg0: He
        Rel: splayed
        Arg1: his huge hands
        Argm-loc: over the table

Example: Arg0,1,2

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

        His hair was a mess, the result of his splaying his fingers through it all day.

        Arg0: his
        Rel: splaying
        Arg1: his fingers
        Arg2: through it
        Argm-tmp: all day