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ANECDOT TEXT

A. Definition of anecdote Text
Text anecdote is one of the English text of the Narration (see article Types of Text) which
recounted the bizarre incident or unusual occurrence either a fact or imagination.
Anecdote is a short story and funny or interesting, which may depict actual events or
people( Wikipedia Indonesia).
B. The purpose of Communicative anecdote Text
Actually, from the definition of the Text anecdote above we can infer the communicative
purpose of the text anecdote recounted the incident odd or unusual events to entertain the
reader.
C. Generic Structure anecdote Text
There are 4 linguistic structure (Generic Structure) of anecdote text, namely:
1 Abstract
The structure of the first language of the Abstract Text anecdote. In the Abstract, the
authors usually begin introducing odd or unusual events what would diceritakanya. There
are a number of anecdote Text Abstract begins with the use of interrogative sentence, but
not all of anecdote Abstract Text using interrogative sentence.
2 Orienation
The structure of the second language of the anecdote Text Orientation. As in Narrative
Text, Text Orientation in anecdote also tells who, when, and where the incidence of odd
or unusual events occurred.
3 Crisis
The structure of the third language of the Crisis Text anecdote. In this section recounted
odd or unusual events occurred. The author tells the incident in detail.
4 Reaction / Incident
Last linguistic structure of anecdote Text is Coda. In the Coda, the author tells the story
of how the subject (perpetrator) to solve the problem and end of events such odd or
unusual.
5.Coda
Coda is the final part of such a unique story. It could also provide conclusions about the
events experienced by the author or written.

C. In the Coda. . They could not make the trip to America as they had planned. There are a number of anecdote Text Abstract begins with the use of interrogative sentence. the authors usually begin introducing odd or unusual events what would diceritakanya. They were making plan to travel with their children to America. They were Clark family with nine children. As in Narrative Text. namely: 1 Abstract The structure of the first language of the Abstract Text anecdote. but not all of anecdote Abstract Text using interrogative sentence. They had booked seats for the whole family member in a new liner to America. The entire family was full of anticipation and excitement with their new life in America. 2 Orienation The structure of the second language of the anecdote Text Orientation. However few days before their departure. 4 Reaction / Incident Last linguistic structure of anecdote Text is Coda. They had gotten passport. there were being quarantined for long days. It had taken several years but finally they had saved enough money. The family worked and saved. He shed tears of disappointment. He cursed both his son and God for the misfortune. Because of the possibility of getting rabies. The father was full of disappointed and anger. In the Abstract. when. the author tells the story of how the subject (perpetrator) to solve the problem and end of events such odd or unusual. They had a dream to go to America. The family dreams were dashed. The author tells the incident in detail. In this section recounted odd or unusual events occurred. Generic Structure anecdote Text There are 4 linguistic structure (Generic Structure) of anecdote text. He stomped the dock to watch the ship leaved without him and his family. and where the incidence of odd or unusual events occurred. D. They were in quarantine when the departure time came. The doctor sewed up the boy. Text Orientation in anecdote also tells who. EXAMPLE OF TEXT ANECDOTE Blessing Behind Tragedy There was a black family in Scotland years ago. 3 Crisis The structure of the third language of the Crisis Text anecdote. the youngest son was bitten by a dog.

Titanic which had been called the unsinkable ship had sunk. When the father heard the news. The Clak family should have been on that ship. but because of the bitten son by a dog. It took hundreds of passenger and crew with it. the mighty Titanic. he hugged the son and thanked him for saving the family. The ship. the tragic news spread throughout Scotland.  Genre : Anecdote text  Purpose : To share with others an account of an unusual or amusing incident  Topic :the topic is About a black family in Scotland  Generic Structure Analysis:  Abstract: Paragraph 1  Orientation: Paragraph 2  Crisis: Paragraph 3  Incident: Paragraph 4 Coda: Paragraph 5 . He thanked God for saving their lives. had shank. It was unbelievable but it was. they were left behind.Five days latter. It was a blessing behind a tragedy.

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