Predicate: tuck

Roleset id: tuck.01 , put securely, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

tuck.01: TUCK-V NOTES: Frames file for 'tuck' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 9.3-2, verbs of manner of putting into place. (from tuck.01-v)


tuck (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: tucker (vnrole: 9.3-1-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: tucked (vnrole: 9.3-1-theme)
        Arg2-GOL: place (vnrole: 9.3-1-destination)

Example: all args

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

        The beds at the Bowery Mission seem far drearier when [he]-1 has *trace*-1 to tuck a little girl into one of them at night.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: tuck
        Arg1: a little girl
        Arg2: into one of them
        Argm-tmp: at night

Example: passivized

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

        Mr. Trotter's painting showed a wall of wood boards with painted ribbons tacked down in a rectangle; tucked *trace*-1 behind the ribbons were [envelopes, folded, faded and crumpled papers and currency]-1.

        Rel: tucked
        Arg1: *trace*
        Arg2: behind the ribbons

Predicate: tuck_away

Roleset id: tuck_away.02 , give criminal sentence, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

tuck_away.02: TUCK_AWAY-V NOTES: This is not what I feel to be the normal usage of tuck away, but it'sthe only example in treebank. (from tuck.02-v)


tuck_away (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: tucker
        Arg1-PPT: tucked
        Arg2-EXT: sentence

Example: weird example

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

        Judge Robert (``Maximum Bob'') Potter sentenced Jim Bakker to 45 years in the big house yesterday, while a Beverly Hills judge tucked away Zsa Zsa Gabor for three days, plus 120 hours of work with homeless women.

        Arg0: a Beverly Hills judge
        Rel: [ tucked] [ away]
        Arg1: Zsa Zsa Gabor
        Arg2: for three days, plus 120 hours of work with homeless women

Predicate: tuck_in

Roleset id: tuck_in.03 , put your shirt in your pants, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

tuck_in.03: TUCK_IN-V NOTES: Oddly enough, if the pants are mentioned, the verb defaults back totuck.01. (from tuck.03-v)


tuck_in (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: tucker
        Arg1-PPT: shirt

Example: Haole?

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

        [Richard Chamberlain]-1 dresses as a ``Mainland haole,'' *trace*-1 tucking in a Hawaiian shirt and rolling up its long sleeves.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: [ tucking] [ in]
        Arg1: a Hawaiian shirt