Vivek Haldar

GPT Monologues

Ever wished you could provide ChatGPT one initial prompt, then kick back for a few minutes as it waxes eloquent on that topic?

I used a prompt that tells the LLM to generate a relevant follow-on question, then use that question as the next prompt in the chat.

You can repeat this for as many turns as you want– depending on how long you want to listen, and how much you want to rack up your API bill.

Below is an example of GPT-4 talking about the Dylan Thomas poem “Do not go gentle into that good night”. I’m no lit major, but sounds like a decent exposition of the poem.

The prompt to generate follow-on questions was:

Given the above what is one follow-on question that would help me learn about this topic? Please reply with only the question, without any leading or trailing information.