Predicate: whisper

Roleset id: whisper.01 , speak quietly, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

whisper.01: WHISPER-V NOTES: VN updated by Julia, 10/2010. Member of Vncls manner_speaking-37.3, sound_emission-43.2. (from whisper.01-v)


whisper (v.)Make_noise Communication_manner


        Arg0-PAG: speaker (vnrole: 37.3-Agent, 43.2-Theme)
        Arg1-PPT: utterance (vnrole: 37.3-Topic)
        Arg2-GOL: hearer (vnrole: 37.3-Recipient)

Example: all args

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

        The executive recalls Mr. Corry whispering to him and others, ``Remember, this was Dave's deal.''

        Arg0: Mr. Corry
        Rel: whispering
        Arg2: to him and others
        Arg1: Remember, this was Dave's deal

Example: ARG0 and ARG2 and ARG1

        Take the scene in which Kate stands naked by a lighted window , whispering to her hidden assailant , `` Look all you want .

        Arg0: Kate
        Rel: whispering
        Arg2: to her hidden assailant
        Arg1: Look all you want