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role-play

(rōl′plā′)
v. role-played, role-playing, role-plays
v.tr.
To act out (a situation), as for therapeutic , educational, or recreational purposes: "He mixed learning and playing—once he asked the children to role-play the Berlin Conference" (Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie).
v.intr.
To assume or act out a particular role: "When I hire people I role-play with them ... to see how they take pressure" (Peter Schrag).
n.
Role-playing.

role-play

Sexology
verb To act out a sexual fantasy, which may include BDSM activities, fetishism, paraphilias, etc., typically with a partner.
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It is clear, however, that role-play has been widely used in TESOL, particularly in the early days of the communicative approach, when teachers were seeking how to move from pre-scripted dialogues to more improvisational (often student-generated) interactions (Paulston et al.
When a candidate steps into an extended role-play we have found those candidates who have a passion for the scenario behave quite differently than those who don't.
Other locations used for role-play exercises have included the local jail and the Suffolk County Correctional Center, where team members and corrections officers assigned to the facility staged a possible hostage scenario in an actual secure prison environment.
However, clinical observations suggested that the children involved became increasingly comfortable with dramatic role-play and improved their story elaboration and direction abilities considerably.
One set of role-play scenarios developed by the CNU describes crisis negotiation situations in family/domestic, workplace, and suicide categories.
After the discussion, ask staff members to role-play one of the alternatives.
Additionally, new vehicles, playsets, alien collectibles, and role-play products, that allow kids to become their favorite hero Ben Tennyson, will be introduced.
This emphasis narrows the focus of the simulation, which can be helpful in establishing boundaries, an important part of role-play design, but I felt that it bound the students too much.
The lesson concludes with a very challenging role-play exercise requiring students to demonstrate both authority and influence strategies in the context of a simulated possible emergency order of detention (EOD) call.
Method's role-play technology supports classroom training as a follow-on application to improve and extend the learning experience.
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A new, 112-page sourcebook for Palladium's 'Heroes Unlimited' role-play gaming, "Powers Unlimited 3" is an expanded second edition of a popular title that features 133 new Super Abilities and numerous sub-powers, 46 new Minor Super Abilities, 77 new Major Super Abilities, 19 new types of Alter Physical Structure, 10 new Animal Ability types, new Random Power tables.