Rolesets - fawn


fawn.01 - seek favor with

FAWN-V NOTES: Frames file for 'fawn' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 28, which has nothing to do with usage in wsj or anywhere else for that matter. (from fawn.01-v predicate notes)


fawn (v.)


ARG0-PAG: seeker
ARG1-PPT: with whom, fawned-over

the one example

In this era of frantic competition for ad dollars ,
a lot of revenue - desperate magazinesARG0
are getting pretty cozy with advertisers --
over themARG1
in articlesARGM-LOC
and offering pages of advertorial space .