Day: 14 Sub: English Std.: 10th
14. Frame thought-provoking questions
_ Frame probing questions to find additional information, to find
precise answers to one’s query.
Teacher calls ‘Student A’ and ‘Student B’.
Teacher assigns the role of Sales Manager for ‘Student A’ and
the Customer for ‘Student B’.
Teacher asks student to play the role.
Teacher asks student to listen carefully.
Student observes and listens attentively.
A conversation between the Customer and the Sales Manager
(In an e-car’s Showroom)
S. Manager: Good evening Sir. May I help you?
Customer: Good evening. I want to know more about E-car.
S. Manager: Sure Sir. How can I help you?
Customer: What is the full form of EV?
S. Manager: The full form of EV is Electric Vehicle
Customer: Does it operate only on electricity?
S. Manager: Yes, it operates only on electricity.
Customer: What are the top electric vehicles in the world?
S. Manager: The top electric vehicles are many.
Customer: How long will it take to charge the EV battery?
S. Manager: It takes 30-40 minutes to charge.
Customer: Do Electric Vehicles harm the environment?
S. manager: No, it is eco-friendly.
Customer: May I come on Sunday for more information?
S. Manager: Sure Sir, you are most welcome.
Teacher asks some questions to the student.
Student replies to the questions.
1) Where does the conversation take place?
Ans: In an E-car’s showroom.
2) Who is asking a query to whom?
Ans: The customer is asking a query to the sales manager.
3) What kind of questions are asked in the conversation?
Teacher writes ‘wh’-questions on the black board.
Teacher asks student to write the wh-questions in their notebook.
Student writes the questions.
Interview Questions of a topper in secondary state board examination:
Teacher asks student to frame questions correctly.
1) Prepare interview questions for the interview given below.
Interview one of a topper in secondary state board examination.
1) How do you prepare for the examination?
2) How many hours in a day do you study?
3) Do you get time for watching T.V. or playing?
Watch the interview on television. Find out the question patterns asked in an interview.
Interviewing a popular sports personality like Lionel Messi