Predicate: teeter

Roleset id: teeter.01 , stand unsteadily, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

teeter.01: TEETER-V NOTES: Member of Vncls body_internal_motion-49, modes_of_being_with_motion-47.3. (from teeter.01-v)


teeter (v.)


        LOC should maybe be promoted to a real argument. (from teeter.01-v)
        Arg1-PPT: thing teetering (vnrole: 47.3-Theme, 49-Patient)

Example: usually with LOC

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

        But for an ailing savings-and-loan association -- teetering on insolvency -- it can lead to safety from imminent demise and to a future full of promise.

        Arg1: an ailing savings-and-loan association
        Rel: teetering
        Argm-loc: on insolvency