Predicate: string

Roleset id: string.01 , to arrange in a string, stretch out, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

string.01: STRING-V NOTES: VN classes butter-9.9, pocket-9.10, spray-9.7-1, and tape-22.4. (from string.01-v)


string (v.)


        Use GOL if destination comes up: e.g. She strung the pearls around her neck. (from string.01-v)
        Arg0-PAG: arranger, agent (vnrole: 9.9-agent, 9.10-agent, 9.7-1-agent, 22.4-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity stretched (vnrole: 9.9-theme, 9.10-theme, 9.7-1-theme, 22.4-patient)

Example: string-v: transitive

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

        Hammacher Schlemmer& Co. offers a fiber-optic Christmas tree that [*T*-1] eliminates the need [*] to string lights .

        Arg0: [*]
        Rel: string
        Arg1: lights

Predicate: string_up

Roleset id: string_up.02 , hang by the neck (or other body part), Source: , vncls: , framnet:

string_up.02: STRING_UP-V NOTES: added by Julia.


string_up (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: hangman
        Arg1-PPT: entity hanged
        Arg2-MNR: body part strung up by

Example: string_up-v

        The young doctors hauled him out, carried him over the lawn, and strung him up by the neck in front of Dr. Stewart's house

        Arg0: The young doctors
        Rel: [strung][up]
        Arg1: him
        Arg2: by the neck
        Argm-loc: in front of Dr. Stewart's house