Predicate: sport

Roleset id: sport.01 , wear, display, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

sport.01: SPORT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'sport' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from sport.01-v predicate notes)


sport (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: wearer
        Arg1-PPT: clothing

Example: typical usage

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle

        They're hiring models *trace* *trace*-1 to stroll the aisles *trace*-1 sporting their jewels, and they're even beginning to borrow a perennial favorite of the beauty business -- offering a gift when consumers make a purchase.

        Arg0: *trace*
        ArgM-RCL: *trace* -> models
        Rel: sporting
        Arg1: their jewels

Roleset id: sport.02 , play with, toy with, tease, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

sport.02: SPORT-V NOTES: I bet you thought Mary was going to be the subject here, didn't you? (from sport.02-v)


sport (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: sporter
        Arg1-PPT: victim

Example: idle cruelty

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        John's cat sported with a mouse for over an hour before finally killing the poor thing.

        Arg0: John's cat
        Rel: sported
        Arg1: with a mouse
        Argm-TMP: for over an hour
        Argm-TMP: before finally killing the poor thing