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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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Providing models of effective (and sometimes less effective) role-plays has helped in subsequent classes to convey expectations and generate more creative possibilities for students.
With these students, instructors may find it helpful to use more scripted role-plays, pre-teach vocabulary and specialized jargon, and reduce the research demands on students by selecting the articles needed to carry out the critical role-play.
The second half of the "shine" process encourages supervisors and managers to repeat role-plays with their staff in order to get firsthand knowledge of how the employee applies the skills received through the training.
It is interesting to note that of the training methods employed by Paragon, one of the most effective has proven to be unannounced role-plays.
Role-plays can take several different forms such as a unique scenario embedded in an interview or a full presentation scheduled for another time.
Based on quandaries or past scenarios that relate to these challenges, you can formulate a real life role-play that demonstrates the candidate's modus operandi for dealing with these issues.
Consultation with officials at the proposed site enable HNT supervisors to design and implement a realistic role-play scenario based on the possible threat environment unique to that location.
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.
This paper reports a case study of 13 college students engaging in a role-play activity of a Maui legend in the synchronous web-based virtual reality environment.
Role-plays must be conducted in a safe and supportive environment for both the person playing the role of the counselor as well as the person playing the client (Wright, 1989).
Yet another strategy for drawing a greater number of students into the realm of performance involves pursuit of "spin-off" role-plays that grow out of initial simulations.
The NCNC also carries out lengthier role-plays of critical incidents in Hogan's Alley, the FBI Academy's mock city that provides a variety of naturalistic settings (e.