Rolesets - irk


irk.01 - annoy slightly

IRK-V NOTES: Frames file for 'irk' based on sentences in financial subcorpus andautomatic expansion via verbnet. Recall that the instrument arg should only be used when the agent isalso present. (from irk.01-v predicate notes)


irk (v.)


ARG0-PAG: causer of annoyance
ARG1-PPT: entity getting annoyed
ARG2-MNR: instrument, if separate from arg0

just transitive

The effects on the market of the mostly computer - driven sell - off among exchange - listed stocksARG0
many market makers , who watched the Nasdaq Composite Index tumble in sympathy with the Dow Jones Industrial Average , and then saw it get left behind in the subsequent rallyARG1