Predicate: wink

Roleset id: wink.01 , close one eye, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

wink.01: WINK-V NOTES: Frames file for 'wink' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 40.3.1, Framenet entry Body movement. (from wink.01-v predicate notes)


wink (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: winker (vnrole: 40.3.1-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: eye (vnrole: 40.3.1-1-Patient)
        Arg2-GOL: winked at (vnrole: 40.3.1-1-Recipient)

Example: no eye

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

        ``Frankly, as I was walking back to get in my car, I heard many, many people ... opening champagne bottles and celebrating individual victories that [some of us]-3 had accomplished in [*-3]getting our little deal in the tax bill and winking at this person for slipping this in,'' he said.

        Arg0: [*-3]
        Rel: winking
        Arg2: at this person
        ArgM-CAU: for [*-4] slipping this in

Example: with eye

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

        John slowly winked his left eye.

        Arg0: John
        Argm-MNR: slowly
        Rel: winked
        Arg1: his left eye