Predicate: trot

Roleset id: trot.01 , mode of motion, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

trot.01: TROT-V NOTES: Member of Vncls run-51.3.2. (from trot.01-v)


trot (v.)Self_motion


        Use argA for outside agent
        Arg0-PPT: trotter (vnrole: 51.3.2-2-Theme)
        Arg1-LOC: path (vnrole: 51.3.2-2-Location)

Example: ARG0 and ARG1

        Everybody trotted outside their houses to Samanoud city , fearing another disaster .

        Arg0: Everybody
        Rel: trotted
        Arg1: outside their houses
        Argm-gol: to Samanoud city
        Argm-adv: fearing another disaster

Predicate: trot_out

Roleset id: trot_out.02 , introduce, bring out/up, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

trot_out.02: TROT_OUT-V NOTES: No Vncls (from trot.02-v)


trot_out (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: introducer
        Arg1-PPT: thing being brought up

Example: basic transitive

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        They trotted out another crop of instant commercials after the sudden market dip a few weeks ago.

        Arg0: They
        Rel: [trotted] [out]
        Arg1: another crop of instant commercials
        Argm-tmp: after the sudden market dip
        Argm-tmp: a few weeks ago

Example: passivized

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: full

        So every time a Bush official raises a doubt about Mr. Gorbachev, the Washington community shouts ``Cold War'' and ``timidity,'' and [an administration spokesman]-1 is quickly trotted out *trace*-1 to reply, ``Mr. Bush wants perestroika to succeed.''

        Argm-mnr: quickly
        Rel: [trotted] [out]
        Arg1: *trace*-1
        Argm-prp: to reply, ``Mr. Bush wants perestroika to succeed