Reading Text for Senior High School 12 Grades

Text 1
Pirate ringleader admits to murder
JAMBI: A pirate leader admitted, Wednesday, that is gang had been involved in six
robberies and killed and tow police officers.
Itham Guntur, 27, told police investigators that the gang consisted of six people, all former
members of ship crews.” Because we are all ex-crew members, we know the major shipping
lanes, such as Sunda Strait and the East Jambi coasts very well,” he said.
Itham identified the murdered officers as Brigadier General Mulyadi form the south
Sumatra Police and Brigadier Kennedy form the Jakarta Police.
The pirates targeted cargo ships, fishing boats and oil tankers.
1. According to text 1, which statement is true?
a. The pirate ringleader had been accused of murders
b. The members of the pirate were murderers
c. The murders happened in Jambi last Wednesday
d. Two police officers had been involved in six robberies
e. Itham Guntur was one of two police officers who was involved in the robbery
2. The pronoun “he” in the second paragraph refers to…….
a. Police officers
b. Itham Guntur
c. One of the ship crews
d. Ex-crew member
e. Brigadier General Mulyadi
3. The communicative purpose of text is ………
a. To tell the readers what really happened
b. To explain sequences of events
c. To amuse the readers with problematic events
d. To inform the readers about newsworthy events
e. To describe the murderers in South Sumatra
4. A person who robs the cargo ships, fishing boat or oil tankers is called a……….
a. Robber
b. Police officer
c. Ship crew
d. Pirate
e. Ringleader
5. The text type of text 1 is called a/an …………
a. Recount
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Spoof

Text 2
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 Songs
 World News
 News from the entertainment world ( Music, Film and Sport)
 Celebrities Interview
 Quiz
With the host of the program: Lexy & Febri
1. The text above is a kind of …..
a. Announcement
b. Advertisement
c. New item
d. Instruction
e. tips
2. What is the topic of the text above?
a. ‘Chevy Rendezvous’
b. Chevy Radio
c. Lexy and Febri
d. The hosts of the program
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FM 103.. those people had to pay and exit tax of Rp1 million. What is the communicative purpose of text 2? a. It was easy and cheap for me to travel around European countries. a citizen from Jakarta. I once saw an airline company charge a passenger about Rp800. from 59 Pasir Kaliki Rd. Released e.Bandung 40172. assumed that free visas and low cost airline tickets would not only encourage people to travel but also stimulate social and commercial interaction within ASEAN countries. Persuade the government to put an end to the exit tax policy b.tk Page 3 . To describe how to enroll in’Chevy Rendesvous’ program 4. Promote people – to people contact in Southeast Asia www. To persuade the readers to tune in to’Chevy rendezfous’program d. Unfortunately. does not charge its citizens with the exit tax. Broadcasted d. Located c. Founded b.7 3. July 31. Andriani Dutika Ikawati. Produced Text 3 Exit tax spoils visa-free policy An article titled. To ensure the readers that Chevy radio is an FM radio station e.pareacademic. the hopes expressed in the article will mislead readers because the exit tax policy imposed by the Indonesia government is higher then the price of a budget airline ticket.000.e. Spoil the visa-free policy released by the government c. wrote a latter to The Jakarta Post in order to …. the Indonesia government should revoke the exit tax for visits within ASEAN countries immediately. Finland. in order to promote people-to-people contact in Southeast Asia. Balance the price of the airline ticket and the exit tax d. however.. “The ASEAN visa free pact hailed as a boon for tourism on page 10 of The Jakarta Post. Thus.00 for a return ticket to Jakarta-Kuala Lumpur. a. To tell the readers the location of Chevy Radio c. which certainly attracted people to Malaysia. Chevy radio station is …. However. To share an amusing story with other b. a. a country where I used to live in for several years. Andriani Dutika Ikawati Jakarta 1.

reorientation b. Explanation b. Orientation. The exit tax spoils visa – free policy because …………… a. Hortatory exposition e.tk Page 4 . 2 c. 3 d. Thesis – elaboration d. Orientation – complication – resolution c. The policy facilitate many tourists to visit Southeast Asia Countries d. ram Text 4 Infotainment Programs: Pro and Contra Do you like news which reveals the live of celebrities? If you do. However. The generic structure of text 3 is …….event . The policy won’t charge every passenger who travels aboard 3. Thesis – arguments – recommendation 5. The exit tax is higher than the price of an airline ticket c. Thesis – arguments – reiteration e.pareacademic. then you must enjoy watching infotainment programs on TV. Impose the exit tax policy and new airline ticket 2. 1 b. The writer wrote a recommendation in paragraph………… a. the TV ratings show that an infotainment program is one of the ‘most watched’ TV program. Review c. 4 e. 5 4. The tax belongs to a/an ………… a. a. Many people condemn the content of the infotainment programs. The operations of budget airlines are getting more expensive b.e. www. The exit tax is cheaper than the price of an airline ticket e. Discussion d.

There is no good point in the infotainment program so it is better to ban the program as soon as possible 3. They also believe that journalists of these programs always try to find the truth behind the gossip. which statement is true……. Text 4 is the form of a/an ……. sometimes. infotainment programs have become a dilemma for some viewers. e. especially for celebrities whose private lives are scrutinized. So far. a. but on the other hand.People who font of infotainment programs believe that the contents of infotainment program are based on the fact and can encourage celebrities to do positive things in public. They say that infotainment programs are merely about slandering another person. the negative effects of infotainment programs d. it still has high ranting. By : Th. Nevertheless. the program goes too far into the private lives of people. Even though many viewers dislike the content of the infotainment program. Tow c. the reasons of rejecting the infotainment programs 2. these programs can run stories on how celebrities build their career and how they feel about being famous.Sudarwati 1.pareacademic. Moreover. Four www. Sometimes. the reasons of airing infotainment programs e.. Analytical exposition e. sometimes the stories are reported without firstly seeking the information or confirmations from the person involved in the stories. Discussion d. All people agree with the infotainment program because it is very entertaining d. The positive side of the infotainment program is it runs news of people’s private lives b. the controversy of infotainment programs b. while celebrities need fame. there are also some people who strongly object to the good point of infotainment programs. the positive sides of infotainment programs c. It is not important to search information from the person involved in the story c. Report c. a. Description b. The argument ‘against’ point can be found in paragraph …….tk Page 5 . For example. These programs give a room for mutual needs: reporters and celebrities. celebrities need such programs to promote their profile. There d. a. gossips about a divorce or about someone cheating on his / her spouse often become the headlines. The worst thing is. Reporters need the story. The text above mainly discussed about ……… a. They say that infotainment programs are merely about slandering another person. According to text 4. These programs also bring terrible consequences. One b. Hortatory exposition 4. On one hand.

Five 5. To criticize the current issues c. 1. To critique the art work for a public audience d. a.tk Page 6 . To tell the readers how to do something e. www. Description 2. To explain the readers how and why something occurs Text 6 Once upon a time there lived as neighbors. Discussion d. To present information and opinion about more then one side of an issue Text 5 The Ant Bully ( Animation / Comedy. The rabbit was a good shot and the bear. Paul Giamatti. Report b. Based on jhon Nickel’s book – Jhon Nickel’s lives 3. and moralistic. Directed by Jhon A. A story is based on Jhon Nickle’s book about Lucas Nickle (Zach Tyler Eisen) this 10 – year. Imaginative – sophisticated c. Review c. Bering very clumsy. To persuade the readers to see the artwork b. The ant bully is not only …… but also ……. Animated – scientific e. To describe an important issue d. and Zach Tyler Eisen. A romance – a comedy film b. Meryl Streep. 82 minutes ) Featuring the voices of Julia Roberts. Very sophisticated. The communicative purpose of text 5 is ……… a. The text above is in the form of a/an …… a.e. Nicolas Cage. To explain how and why something occurs b. The communicative purpose of text 4 is……….old boy is being terrorized by a neighborhood bully and takes out his front lawn – until he is shrunk by an ant wizard and learns much about live in the colony of ant. imaginative. To present information and opinions about c. Davis. To share an account of unusual or amusing incidents e.pareacademic. a bear and a rabbit. a. Explanation e. Moralizing – romantic d. could not use the arrow to good advantage.

. The complication started when ……. Poor rabbit would have to go home hungry after his hard day’s work.tk Page 7 . The youngest bear was very kind to the rabbit. Fat d. fearing to a rouse the bear’s anger by refusing. How was the youngest bear according to the writer? a. and when he got close the door he would give the meat such a great kick that it would fly in to the rabbit’s house. The bier was very unkind to the rabbit as every morning the bear would call over to the rabbit and asked the rabbit to take his bow and arrows and came with the bear to the other side of the hill. Being honest is not always wise b.pareacademic. as the gluttonous bear would throw earth on the blood and dry it up. Being a miser is sometimes important www. as the gluttonous bear world throw earth on the blood and dry it up. The rabbit. The bear was the father of five children.” ‘Gluttonous’ has almost the same meaning as…. The mother bear. a. the poor rabbit could not event taste the blood from the butchering. consented to go with the bear and shot enough buffalo to satisfy the hungry family. Generous 2. Indeed. consented to go with the bear and shot enough buffalo to satisfy the hungry family c. Humorous e. PT Erlangga) 1. The poor rabbit could not even taste the blood form the butchering 3. Instead. However. knowing that her youngest child was a very hearty eater. (Taken from: Look Ahead 3. “The poor rabbit could not even taste the blood from the butchering. he shot and killed so many that there was lot of meat left after the bear and his family had loaded themselves and packed all they could carry home. Greedy e. the poor rabbit would get his meal unknown to the papa bear. Humble c. The rabbit shot and killed so many that there was a lot of meat left after the bear and his family had loaded them selves and packed all they could carry home d. Glad c. a. always gave him an extra large piece of meat. he would take the meat outside and would pretend to play ball with it. b. Poor d. kicking it towards the rabbit’s house. What did we learn from the story? a. The baby bear did not eat this extra large piece of meat. In this way. Humble b. The rabbit. e.The bear was very unkind the rabbit and asked the rabbit to take his bow and arrow and came with the bear to the other side of the hill. Generous 4. fearing to arouse the bear’s anger by refusing. The bear would throw earth one the blood and dry it up. Greedy b.

beans.pareacademic. To tell the major products from Myanmar to the readers 2. a. and gems : Tillers. To be generous is not good 5. To love means to share d. To tell the readers what really happened in the past b. dumpers. Tillers www. Loaders c. coffee.Based.tk Page 8 .c. To in form about how to own majors industries in Myanmar d. wood – based. and Hinduism : Senior General Than Shwe : General Soe win : Nyan Win : Bordering Bangladesh. a. a. The basic facts of Myanmar 3. Text 7 Official name Capital Area Population Literacy Rate Religion Head of State Prime Minister Foreign Minister Location Major Industries Major Export Major Import : Union of Myanmar : Yangon : 678. Cement b. industries and steel : Rice. India. The communication purpose of text 6 is ……. and pulses. teak. To persuade the readers to come to Union of Myanmar c. To describe the basic facts of Myanmar to the readers b. diesel fuel.75% (by 2005) : Buddhism. What the purpose of the text above? a. China. and water pumps. cement. textiles. The major commodities of Myanmar c. and Thailand : Agro. rubber. To inform the readers about how and why something works d. The best way to deal with export import in Myanmar d. All that glitters is not gold e. minerals. The topic of text 7 is ……. tractor. Muslims. To describe an event in the past. To amuse and entertain the readers with problematic events c. heavy. except ……. loaders and spare parts. km : > 47 million : 95. fertilizer. To present information about a current issue e. Chistianity. To explain how to export commodities to Myanmar e. ( Taken from: “The Jakarta Post” 2006 ) 1.500 sq. Laos. The geography of Myanmar b. The following are the major imports of Myanmar. The policy in Union of Myanmar e.

e. Taj Mahal is located in the city of Agra d. Taj Mahal stands in the city of Agra. Description c.d. Why does Taj Mahal become so famous? a. Analytical exposition e. Text 7 is in the from of a/an …… a. Meant while. Four minaret’s frame the tomb. There are four minarets in Taj Mahal 4. Because Taj Mahal is the place to show a man’s love 3.pareacademic. To entertain people about Taj Mahal b. Hortatory exposition Text 1 Taj Mahal is one of the seven wonders of the world. Gauhara Begum was the wife of Shah Jahan e. Rubber 4. “The focus of Taj Mahal is the white marble tomb. Report b. 1. Gauhara Begum.on the banks of the Yamuna River. It impresses many people because it is the symbol of love from a husband to his wife.tk Page 9 . Shah Jahar. Because Taj Mahal stands in the city of Agra d. Because Taj Mahal is one of the seven wonders in the world b. It was built in the memory of the beautiful Muntaz Mahal. To persuade people about the beauty of Taj Mahal c. The construction of Taj Mahal was begun soon after Mumtaz’s death. Muntaz Mahal died during the birth of their child.” www. What is the purpose of the text above? a. with their graves located on lower level. the main chamber houses the cenotaphs of Muntaz Mahal and her husband. Taj Mahal is only found in India b. Fertilizer e. Because Taj Mahal in the symbol of love from a husband to his wive c. who won the heart of a Mughal prince. in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh . Which statement is not true based on the text? a. Many people in the world are impressed by Taj Mahal c. The focus the Taj Mahal is the white marble tomb. discussion d. To inform the readers about Taj Mahal e. To describe Taj Mahal d. To retell the story behind the building of Taj Mahal 2. Because Taj Mahal was built in the memory of the beautiful Mumtaz Mahal.

a.. To persuade the readers to buy the book b.pareacademic. a. Is too various in content c. To explain the process involved in the making of the book 3. It prevents young women to be the victims of the pop culture 4. Man – made c. a. c.. “ The Underlined word is synonymous with the word ….a. to struggle. Considering that the pop culture has promoted unrealistic and artificial lifestyle which young women are often victims. What might the writer think about the book? He / She might think that the book …. Natural www.tk Page 10 . from. It makes young women to be outspoken d. Will give a lot of information to young women d. The topics covered are so varied starting from how to boost self – confidence and self image. To retell the events in the book e. and for young women called Blue Jean. 1. stories taken from a magazine by. Why does the writer think that the book is a worthwhile alternative? Because ……. this book is a worthwhile alternative. The pop culture has promoted unrealistic and artificial lifestyle e.. To in from the readers about the book c. It’s a wonderfully inspirational book b. This book is so worthy to be read because it inspires young women to be outspoken. Is the only alternative book e.. d. Saying and Doing (By: Sherry’s Handle and Blue Press ) It’s a wonderfully inspirational book on young women’s issues. “Considering that the pop culture has promoted unrealistic and artificial lifestyle …. b. Fake b. The topic covered is so varied c. What is the purpose of text 2? a. Will make young women become the victims 2. To evaluate the book d. Is independent b. Grave Chamber House Marble Symbol Text 2 What Young Published Women are Thinking. A collection of essays. and to get success. e. articles. independent and self – sustainable.

Midboro Management Inc. Midboro Management Inc e. The Material Girl Actress. who already owns a large apartment in the building. Distinctive Text 3 Madonna sues Manhattan co –op Board NEWYORK. is asking the court to let the sale go through and award her legal fees. They prevent her from buying the apartment at Upper West Side d. managed the W. Manhattan Co-op d. Unique e. refused to give comments on the dispute. (Taken form: “The Jakarta Post” 2007) 1.pareacademic. They complained about Madonna’s sue Text 4 www. She wanted to sell the seventh – floor apartment at 1 W.64th Street building refused to give comment on the dispute The sentence above means …. They keep silence to the press b.64th street b. Why did Madonna sue the Manhattan Co – op Board? a. Madonna has sued the people who run her luxury co. and the co – op board president did not answer a call Friday for comment.64th Street to Bono c.64th Street building wrongfully 3.64th Street on the upper West Side. They rejected Madonna’s sue d.tk Page 11 . Bono. Who owns the apartment building at the Ritzy San Remo now? a.op building overlooking Central Park. Bono b. Madona c. Madonna claims in court papers that the co-op’s board of directors wrongfully blocked her purchase of the seventh – floor apartment at1 W. complaining they won’t let her buy a neighbor’s apartment. “The company that manages the W. Midboro Management Inc. The 49. They sold the building at the Ritzy San Remo to Bono e.years – old singer moved in to the building after she was rejected by the 1985 presently home to U2 front man. the company that manages the west 64th Street building.. a. They sold the apartment at 1 W. They prosecuted Madonna’s sue c. The Material Girl actress 2.d. according to a notice filed Wednesday in Manhattan’s State Supreme Court. They rejected Madonna at the Ritzy San Remo in1985 e.

I thought. He enjoyed the experience so much e. Tranquil c. Happy experience d. Please try again tomorrow. He will never miss the experience 3. Report b. Then. I was alone for.” I thought. Recount Text 5 www. Narrative d. The mountain was to beautiful. “Sorry. “I’ve had enough of cable cars for a lifetime. there was a terrible noise. The cable car started up and I looked down.. I wanted to go to the top of the mountain and sky down.” We’ve never had this problem before. Fortunately.tk Page 12 . Scary e. “I’ve had enough of cable cars for a lifetime.. Noisy b. But. It didn’t move and it was quiet everywhere.” The underlined word has the same meaning as …. Text 4 is in the form of a …. He does not want to have another experience with cable cars d. the car stopped.Have you ever got stuck in a cable car? Well. Spoof e. the car started back.” a man said when I climbed out of the car.pareacademic. I went on a ski trip to remember! The first morning. Last February. Spook d. Funny experience c. Frightening experience e. and it was Quiet everywhere. It started snowing and it began to get dark.” What does the writer imply from the sentence? a. at least. two hours. a.” “He’s joking. The cable car was so wonderful b. Sad experience b. ”They’ve forgotten me!” I felt so hopeless. He will ride a cable car for the rest of his life c. It went very fast. Description c. I have. What kind of experience did the writer have in the text? a. “ …. I got into a cable car and I was so excited.” 1. a. Exciting experience 2. suddenly. Interesting 4. at last.

Every morning Sahala went out fishing. “Once upon a time. Resolution www. Did not get his meal 3. Orientation b. To describe Sahala’s life d. To retell the events happened in Sahala’s life e. however instead of bringing the food to their father. Was very angry b. As soon as the fish was free. Children should pay respect to their parents c. From that moment on. She was so beautiful that Sahala fell in love with her at once. When Sahala knew what they had done with the meal. He got very angry. it changed into a woman. Their mother was very annoyed. They went home and asked their mother about it. the tow girls ate it.Once upon a time. but in one condition: he had to keep the secret that he would not tell anyone about it.. One day. Did not like his daughters e. A women is sometimes too emotional 4. His daughters would bring him his lunch. Was very hungry c. Description d. To entertain the readers c. Did not love his wife d. He shouted at them saying. 1. What is the purpose of the text? a. Why couldn’t Sahala keep his promise? Because he …… a.pareacademic. They were happily married and had tow daughters. One day. To explain how to break apromise 2.” This part of the text is called the …. a. Although Sahala apologized to her later.” The girls did not understand what their father meant. The woman agreed to merry Sahala. A husband should be loyal to his wife b. One day. he caught a fish that could talk. “You behaved exactly like the daughters of a fish. there was a fisherman named Batara Guru Sahala who lived in Batak land. she would not forgive him for breaking his promise. Sahala took a lesson that he should not have broken his own promise. Complication c. He asked her to merry him. The fish begged Sahala to set it free and he did accordingly. there was a fisherman named Batara Guru Sahala who lived in Batak Land. To persuade the readers b. Re – orientation e. Sahala was so grief – sticker that he decided to wander for the rest of his life.tk Page 13 . A man should keep his promise well e. What moral lesson can we take from the story? a. A man should take car of his family well d. he caught a fish that could talk.

To persuade the readers about the importance of joining a beauty pageant b. Source 3. Conclusion d. for several times. many people argue that being a Miss Universe is something that can be really proud of. What Yayasan Putri Indonesia is doing should be appreciated and perceived as one of the effort to put Indonesians take part in international community. People finally give their approval about sending Putri Indonesia to Miss Universe Contest. Miss Universe possesses the righteous mission: making more people a were of the problems in the world. Nevertheless. Some people consider that Miss Universe competition is not in line with Indonesia culture. except …. Reiteration c. a. On the contrary. This matter is still extremely unacceptable in Indonesian culture.. What is the purpose of the text? a. What is the last paragraph called? a. Joining Miss Universe Contest is still very controversial in Indonesia b. Nevertheless. What most Indonesian people concern is the fact that the competition requires each contestant to wear a swimsuit and walk through a catwalk in a session called swimsuit contest. Yayasan Putri Indonesian still insists on sending Putri Indonesia to the Miss Universe competition.pareacademic. The following statements are true based on the text.tk Page 14 . Some people object to one of the requirements in Miss Universe Contest d. To present tow opposing opinions about beauty pageant e.Text 6 Beauty Pageant Sending an Indonesian woman to participate in the world beauty pageant always provokes a controversy. 1. I believe that it is still not about time for Indonesian women to take part in the Miss Universe Contest. Sending putri Indonesia to Miss Universe Contest gives both advantages and disadvantages e. To explain the advantages of joining a beauty pageant 2. Text 6 is called a / an …… a. Yayasan Putri Indonesian Strongly demands to send Putri Indonesian to the Miss Universe competition c. To retell the event of the beauty pageant c. 4. Exposition www. To describe the beauty pageant d. Reorientation b. Resolution e.

General classification – description www. Issue – arguments for (+) – arguments (-) – conclusion b.. d. The organization of text 7 consists of ……. General statement – a sequence of explanation – closing e. Disappointed e. There was cancellation of haj pilgrimage d. Surprised d. according to the finance and Development Supervisory Board ( BPKB ). Sad b. Stop b. The writer suggests that a swift action need to be taken over the leakage in the ministry 3. Generate c. c. Thesis – arguments – recommendation d. Discussion Explanation Description Report Text 7 It is good news that the graft Eradication Commission has resolved to eradicate graft at the religious Affair Ministry. The religious Affairs Ministry has taken care the pilgrimage professionally. Happy c. is the most corrupt ministry in the country. The recent cancellation of Haj pilgrimages for 30. which. c. Reportedly. The religious Affairs Ministry in the most corrupt ministry in the country b. Middle rank officers in the religious ministry can be very rich.000 would be haj pilgrims have been cheated by the religious affairs ministry. Substitute e. How does the writer feel about the Graf eradication commission commitment to eradicate graft at Religious Affairs Ministry? The writer feels ….tk Page 15 . middle – ranking official at the ministry can become very wealthy and afford to drive a BMW to the office.pareacademic. The Graft Eradication Commission has resolved to eradicate graft at the Religious Affairs Ministry. Which statement is not true based on the text? a.b. Disseminate d. a. a. Bored 2. Destroy 4..000 would – be pilgrims must have been God’s way of showing the graft at his ministry. These 30. a. 1. e. e. The commission must take a swift action to prevent more leakage on the state budget done by some corrupt officers in the ministry. “….” The underlined word has almost the same meaning as ……. Thesis – arguments – reiteration c.

Thesis c. Thursday. So.tk Page 16 . Found Has a anybody found one?” “No. The paying out of the donation will be conducted in September 2. officer. The plan of Governor Sutiyoso to help other people b. The project development on fishing villages c. then. “I think you’re right. They sometimes live for days in the snow and when it melts or somebody finds them. Andrews had a young cat and it was the cat’s first winter.pareacademic. One evening. Identification 3. Andrews looked for it everywhere and shouted its name. (Taken from . they are quite alright. our cat is very clever. The annual bonus of high – ranking official d.” said the policemen at the other end. Newsworthy event d.Text 8 Jakarta : City officials will donate their annual bonus worth Rp 330 million in total to a project helping develop fishing villages on Jakarta’s north coast. the Jakarta post 2006) 1. Governor Sutiyoso said.” she said. She almost talks.” The policeman was getting rather tired. The donation would be channeled directly to the needy e. What is the text about? a. But she did not find it.” Mrs. Governor Sutiyoso supported the program d. www. popularly called the 13th salary because it is equivalent to one month’s pay. “and besides. Which statement is not true based on the text? a.”Well. The donation of annual bonus for the development of fishing villages e. General classification e.” But. Andrews felt happier when she heard that. The paying out will be conducted in September Text 9 Mrs. Mrs. “I have lost a small black cat. Some high – rangking city official had agreed to donate their annual bonus c. she telephoned the police and said. He said that the money would be allocated in this year’s city additional budget and the paying out would be conducted in September. There is project helping develop fishing villages b. Orientation b. What do you call the first paragraph of the text? a. cats are very strong animals.” why don’t you put your telephone down? Perhaps she is trying to telephone you now. ”he said. the cat was outside when it began to snow heavily. That some 80 high – rangking city official had agreed to donate their annual bonus. ma’am.

He it her on the head with the TV set’s remote control because he was unhappy with her work. He was not satisfied with her work b. Happy Man jailed for striking RI maid SINGAPORE – A supervisor was jailed for tow months for repeatedly striking his Indonesian maid on the head and back with a television remote control. Reorientation b. began striking Winarti. 22. Conclusion d. On one occasion. Disappointed c. The woman and her cat b. The police and the losing cat e. about a month after she started working for him.1.pareacademic. Why did Shafiq strike Winarti? Because …. The magistrate’s court heard that Shafiq. He punched her on the back www. Sad b. The policemen and the cat c.-DPA 1. What does the text mostly tell about? a. He had lost his senses c. news report said on Thursday. Tired d. The Strait Times said. Muhamad Shafiq Woon Abdullah admitted in a Singapore court he physically abused the woman on several occasions between June and October 2002. What is the last paragraph called? a.S Dhilon. Shafiq’s lawyer. 31.tk Page 17 . S. Excited e.. he punched her on the back after accusing her of daydreaming. He saw his daughter was not well treated d. said his client lost his “better senses” when he saw his daughter’s face covered as she lay in bed. Twist c. How did the policeman feel when the woman said that her cat almost talked? He felt …… a. The woman and her clever losing cat d. Resolution e. Reiteration 3. She broke his TV set e. He said his client thought the maid had put the child in danger. a. The description of a woman about her losing cat 2.

c. “….. Reiteration d. support me and vote me by SMS. 17 years old. a. Orientation – complication – evaluation – resolution 5. Thesis – arguments – recommendation d. I’m from Central Java.. To show how to do something through a set of steps d. Vote me for: Miss Indonesia 2008 You won’t be disappointed 'coz:  I can speak French. Thesis c. The organization of the text consists of …. Goal – material – methods b. The child’s Saved Threatened Protected Endangered Destroyed 3. Thesis – arguments – reiteration e. safety.. To describe the way things are 4. b.pareacademic. Newsworthy event – background event – sources c. e. To inform the readers about events of the day which is considered newsworthy e... Type MI space Chika Send it to 8002 www. Background events e.Guys !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I’m CHIKA. To amuse the readers with actual or imaginary experience in different ways b. a.. Source Text 3 MISS INDONESIA Hey.. English and Mandarin  I can dance traditional and international dance  I won the Denok Danang 2005 Contest in Central Java  I have a special talent in modeling So.. d.tk Page 18 .. a. The maid had put the child in danger. Orientation b. Paragraph 3 is the ….2. of the news. The communicative purpose of text 2 is …… a. To persuade the readers that something is the case c.” This means that the maid had …..

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e. Paragraph 2 and 3 d. In which paragraph does the text state pro and contra arguments? a. Although abortion becomes the only way out. Conclusion d. The last paragraph is called the ……. some people argue that the abortion is the only effective way out. we can say …… a.tk Page 20 . Description e. “However. If abortion becomes the only way out. “ The government has applied some method to solve it. Discussion d. Paragraph 1 and 2 b. contraception method is not one hundred percent effective c. Orientation c. abortion becomes the only way out d. Recommendation e. a. Report 2.c. the contraception method will not be one hundred percent effective www. Contraception problem d. the method of contraception is not one hundred percent effective and successful. In spite of one hundred percent success of contraception methods. Abortion b. Explanation 4. Overpopulation problem c. Complication e. Abortion becomes the only way out because contraception method is not one hundred percent effective b. a.” The underlined word refers to …..pareacademic. Paragraph 1 and 3 c. Since contraception methods are one hundred percent effective. Discussion 5. Consequently.” In other words. Paragraph 2 and 4 e. Paragraph 3 and 4 3. Reiteration b. abortion becomes the only way out.