Predicate: unfurl

Roleset id: unfurl.01 , (cause to) become unfurled, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

unfurl.01: UNFURL-V NOTES: Frame created by Claire. VN updated by Julia, 10/2010. Member of Vncls bend-45.2. comparison with 'unfold.' (from unfurl.01-v)


unfurl (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: Agent, cause of unfurling (vnrole: 45.2-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: Entity unfurled (vnrole: 45.2-Patient)

Example: transitive

        From the tallest tower, they unfurled a banner which read 'Property Act - Housing for local people.'

        Argm-dir: From the tallest tower
        Arg0: they
        Rel: unfurled
        Arg1: a banner which read 'Property Act - Housing for local people

Example: unaccusative, unfurling flowers

        [The bright golden petals]-1 seemed to sense she was there and *-1 slowly unfurled to face her.

        Arg1: *-1
        Argm-mnr: slowly
        Rel: unfurled
        Argm-prp: to face her