Predicate: staple

Roleset id: staple.01 , attach with staples, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

staple.01: STAPLE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'staple' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 22.4, Framenet entry Attaching. (from staple.01-v predicate notes)


staple (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: cause of attachment, agent (vnrole: 22.4-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity stapled (vnrole: 22.4-Patient)
        Arg2-PPT: entity stapled to (vnrole: 22.4-co-patient)

Example: all args

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: gerund

        She-1 keeps track of the rest of her hats by [*-1] stapling Polaroid snapshots to the outside of each hatbox.

        Arg0: [*-1]
        Rel: stapling
        Arg1: Polaroid snapshots
        Arg2: to the outside of each hatbox

Example: merged args

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

        John stapled his ears together.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: stapled
        Arg1: his ears
        Argm-prd: together