Predicate: syncopate

Roleset id: syncopate.01 , to accent a normally unaccented beat, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

syncopate.01: SYNCOPATE-V NOTES: Framed by Claire (from syncopate.01-v)


syncopate (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent, person accenting the rythm
        Arg1-PPT: words, motions that are syncopated

Example: Descriptive usage

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

        ...During her much earlier 'Rythm Nation' period, in which she dons a black uniform and uses strange, syncopated hand movements in her video dance routine...

        Rel: syncopated
        Arg1: hand movements