Predicate: totter

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

totter.01: TOTTER-V NOTES: Member of VNcls modes_of_being_with_motion-47.3, body_internal_motion-49, run-51.3.2. (from totter.01-v)


totter (v.)Self_motion


        Arg1-PPT: thing tottering (vnrole: 47.3-Theme, 49-Patient, 51.3.2-Theme)

Example: ARG1

        Under what weights will the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation totter ?

        Argm-mnr: Under what weights
        Argm-mod: will
        Arg1: the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
        Rel: totter

Predicate: totter_around

Roleset id: totter_around.02 , move unsteadily, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

totter_around.02: TOTTER_AROUND-V NOTES: Corresponds to same Vncls as totter.01. (from totter.02-v)


totter_around (v.)


        Arg1-PPT: thing tottering

Example: WSJ waxes eloquent

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: gerund

        Inexplicably costumed as a rabbinical student, *trace*-1 tottering around on lifts, [Mr. Shicoff]-1 hardly seemed the fellow to catch a fancy cocotte's eye.

        Rel: [ tottering] [ around]
        Argm-mnr: on lifts
        Arg1: *trace*-1