Predicate: suffer

Roleset id: suffer.01 , suffer, endure/undergo something painful, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

suffer.01: SUFFER-V NOTES: I doubt this latter syntax will come up in WSJ, but you never know. (from suffer.01-v)
        SUFFERING-N NOTES: suffer.01 (from suffering.01-n)


suffering (n.)
suffer (v.)31.3


        Arg0-PPT: entity suffering (vnrole: 31.3-experiencer)
        Arg1-PAG: malady (vnrole: 31.3-stimulus)

Example: intransitive

        The company's return on equity could suffer if it made a higher bid.

        Arg0: The company's return on equity
        Argm-mod: could
        Rel: suffer
        Argm-adv: if it made a higher bid

Example: ARG0 and ARG1

        From the very beginning the teacher only spoke English and her son suffered a lot of setbacks .

        Arg0: her son
        Rel: suffered
        Arg1: a lot of setbacks

Example: with S-malady

        Thou shalt not suffer a fool to live.

        Arg0: Thou
        Argm-mod: shalt
        Argm-neg: not
        Rel: suffer
        Arg1: a fool to live