Predicate: unnerve

Roleset id: unnerve.01 , cause to be nervous, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

unnerve.01: UNNERVE-V NOTES: Member of Vncls amuse-31.1. (from unnerve.01-v)


unnerve (v.)Experiencer_obj


        As with other verbs of this class, only use arg2 when arg0 is alsopresent. (from unnerve.01-v)
        Arg0-PAG: cause (vnrole: 31.1-stimulus)
        Arg1-PPT: patient, entity become nervous (vnrole: 31.1-experiencer)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument or manner

Example: just transitive

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

        Meanwhile, Wall Street's volatility unnerved investors in other markets.

        Argm-dis: Meanwhile
        Arg0: Wall Street's volatility
        Rel: unnerved
        Arg1: investors in other markets

Example: ARG2

        She unnerved him with her quick, matter-of-fact acknowledgement.

        Arg0: She
        Rel: unnerved
        Arg1: him
        Arg2: with her quick, matter-of-fact acknowledgement.