Predicate: superimpose

Roleset id: superimpose.01 , put one thing atop another, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

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


superimpose (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: placer, putter, agent (vnrole: 9.1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing on top (vnrole: 9.1-Theme)
        Arg2-GOL: thing below (vnrole: 9.1-Destination)

Example: always passive?

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

        Breaking into the raucous Chicago Bears-Cleveland Browns match during last week's Monday night football game, it was nothing but [simple block letters]-1 superimposed *trace*-1 on the TV screen.

        Rel: superimposed
        Arg1: *trace*
        Arg2: on the TV screen