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ASSALAMUALAIKUM WR,WB

INDAH YULIATIN
XI IPS 2
A narrative text is an imaginative story to entertain
people.

Main general of narrative text
(1) a spoken or written account of connected events;
a story.
(2) the narrated part of a literary work, as distinct
from dialogue.
(3) the practice or art of narration.

NARRATIVE TEXT
To amuse or entertain
the readers with actual
or imaginary experiences
in different ways.
Narratives deal with
some problematic event
which lead to a crisis or
turning point of some
kind, which in turn finds
a resolution.
Purpose of narrative text

Generic Structure of Narrative Text
Orientation : It is about the opening
paragraph where the characters of the story
are introduced.
Complication : Where the problems in the
story developed.
Resolution : Where the problems in the story
is solved.
Generic Structure of Narrative Text
(Optional)
Other generic structures of the text:
Evaluation : a step back to evaluate the
plight (the narrators viewpoint)
Coda : Changes of the characters or
lesson/value of the story
Re-orientation : the change which
happens to the participants and the
lessons we can learn from the story
(moral value).
Kinds of narrative text:

Fable.
Myths.
Legend.
Folktales.
Fairy Tale.







Sience Fiction Story.
Short Stories.
Parables.
Novels.
Horror story.


Example Myth :
Yamata no Orochi
Fable Characteristics

1. Talking Animals
2. Teaches a Lesson
3. Usually Short
4. Two Three
Characters


Example :
1. The Lion and the
Mouse.
2. The Fox without a Tail.
3. The Buffalo and Tiger.

The Lion and the Mouse.

Myths Characteristics

Story that gives reason for
events. Some myths explain
natural events such as
rainbows or seasons and
others explain how the world
began. Myths about people
and gods explain why people
do things. They all provide
lessons about good and bad
behavior.

Example :
1. Hercules.
2. Oedipus.
3. Prometheus.
4. Pandora.
5. Bijuu.
Combines a real event
or real persons
unusual life story with
the exaggeration and
heroic actions.

Example :
1. Lutung Kasarung.
2. Sangkuriang.
3. Prambanan Temple.
4. William Tell.
5. La Madukelleng.



Legends Characteristics
Yamata no Orochi
William Tell.
Folktales Characteristics

A folktale is a story
that has been told
for a long time by a
group of people.

Example :
1. Little Red Riding Hood.
2. Malin Kundang.
3. Bawi Kuwu.
4. Kaguya Hime.
5. Momotaro.




Little red riding hood
MOMOTARO
Fairy Tale Characteristics

Make Believe.
Happens Long Ago.
Has Magic.
Happily Ever After.
Evil Person.

Example :
1. Cinderela.
2. Sleeping beauty.
3. Beauty and The
Beast.
4. The Little Mermaid.

Cinderela
Language Features
Use noun phrases. Ex : a beautiful princess, a
cruel witch, and a huge temple.
Use Adverbial of time or place. Ex : last year,
two days ago, in the castle, and in a jungle.
Use Simple Past Tense. Ex : A mouse was
having a very bad time.
Use Temporal conjunction and Temporal
circumstances. Ex : Once upon a time.
Use material process. Ex : fell asleep.

EXAMPLE OF NARRATIVE
Example




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