Predicate: swivel

Roleset id: swivel.01 , to turn or rotate, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

swivel.01: SWIVEL-V NOTES: Frames file for 'swivel' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from swivel.01-v predicate notes)


swivel (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: cause, agent
        Arg1-PPT: thing swiveled

Example: transitive

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

        [Mainstream economists and commentators]-3 , [*-3]craning their necks up at the great pyramids of junk financing , swiveling their heads [*-2] to watch the avalanche of leveraged buy-outs , claimed [0] the end result would be a leaner , meaner corporate America , with soaring productivity and profits and the weaker gone to the wall .

        Arg0: [*-3]
        Rel: swiveling
        Arg1: their heads
        ArgM-PNC: [*-2] to watch the avalanche of leveraged buy-outs