Predicate: tweak

Roleset id: tweak.01 , tweak, cause change, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

tweak.01: TWEAK-V NOTES: Member of Vncls touch-20-1. Updated by Julia, 11/2010. (from tweak.01-v)


tweak (v.)Adjusting Manipulation


        Arg0-PAG: tweaker (vnrole: 20-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing tweaked (vnrole: 20-1-Experiencer)

Example: from Google, NBA

        Varejao tweaked his ankle in Tuesday's win over the Pistons.

        Arg0: Varejao
        Rel: tweaked
        Arg1: his ankle
        Argm-loc: in Tuesday's win over the Pistons

Roleset id: tweak.02 , tweak on drugs, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

tweak.02: TWEAK-V NOTES: Roleset based on instances in BOLT phase 1. Framed by Claire. (from tweak.02-v)


tweak (v.)


        Arg1-PPT: drug user tweaking
        Arg2-CAU: drug mention

Example: all args

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

        Users tweaking on methamphetamine can exhibit this type of repetitive, mechanical behavior.

        Arg1: Users
        Rel: tweaking
        Arg2: on methamphetamine

Example: Really?

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

        When I-2 went to my classes PRO-2 tweaking , I paid more attention to what was going on in class .

        Arg1: PRO-2
        Rel: tweaking