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Narrative Descriptive

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News “Will” and

“Be Going
Characteristics of Narrative Text: Definition A
narrative text is a text that retells the fictive story happened
in the past (mostly to entertain the reader).
Generatic structure of narrative text
-Orientationis about the opening paragraph where the
characters and the settings of the story are introduced.
-Complicationis when the problem arises.
-Resolutionis where the problems in the story solved.
-Re-orientation or Coda (optional) is the end of the
The Story of the Smart Parrot
A man in Puerto Rico had a wonderful parrot. There was no another parrot
like it.It was very, very smart. This parrot would say any word-except one. He
would not say the name of the town where he was born. The name of the
town was Catano.
The man tried to teach the parrot to say Catano. But the bird would not say
the word. At first the man was very nice, but then he got angry. “You are a
stupid bird! Why can’t you say the word? Sat CAtano, or I will kill you!” but the
parrot would not say it. Then the man got to so angry that the shouted over and over,
“Say Catano, or I’ll kill you!” but the bird wouldn’t talk.
One day after trying for many hours to make the bird say Catano, the man got very
angry. He picked up the bird and threw him into the chicken house. “You are more
stupid than the chickens. Soon I will eat them, and I will eat you, too.”
In the chicken house there are four old chickens. They were for Sunday’s dinner.
The man put the parrot in the chicken house and left.
The next day the man came back to the chicken house. He opened the door and
stopped. He was very surprised at what he saw!
He saw three dead chickens on the floor. The parrot was screaming at the fourth
chicken, “Say Catano, or I’ll kill you!
1. Where does the story take place?
A. London C. Jakarta
B. Puerto Rico D. Buenos Aires
2. What is the word that the parrot cannot say?
A. Catano C. Canato
B. Tacano D. Nacato
3. How often did the owner teach the bird how to say
the word?
A. Always C. Many times
B. Everyday D. Every second
4. Where the man throw the parrot?
A. In the chicken house
B. At a river
C. In his house
D. In the bird nest.
5. How many chickens that the parrot had
A. One
B. Two
C. Three
D. Four
Descriptive text is a text which says what a person
or a thing is like. Its purpose is to describe and reveal a
particular person, place or thing.

Teks Deskriptif yaitu teks yang menjelaskan

gambaran seseorang atau benda. Tujuannya adalah
untuk menggambarkan atau mengungkapkan orang,
tempat atau benda tertentu.
Struktur Descriptive Text (generic structure)

1. Identification (identifikasi) adalah pendahuluan ,

berupa gambaran umum tentang suatu topik.
2.Description (deskripsi) adalah berisi ciri-ciri khusus
yang dimiliki benda, tempat, atau orang yang

Ciri-ciri Descriptive Text :

- Menggunakan simple present tense
- Menggunakan attribute verb, seperti be (am, is, are)
- Hanya fokus pada satu objek tersebut.
My Timmy
I have some pets. However, my favourite pet is Timmy.
Timmy is a male tabby cat. He is very adorable with his soft
stripes fur. He has innocent round eyes and feeble sweet voice.
He always meows when I come home, he usually give me a
Timmy is a nice playmate. I’m so happy to spend my
time with him. Most of the time, he’s a good cat. It’s almost
impossible for me to be angry at him. In the morning, he
always wakes up early. When he wakes up earlier, he waits
quality by my bedside until I wake up.
1. When does Timmy usually give a kiss to the writer?
When the writer….
a. fells hungry
b. goes to sleep
c. leaves home
d. comes home
e. wakes up
2. Why is the writer almost impossible to be angry at his
cat? Because ….
a. It has innocent round eyes
b. Most of the time, it is a good cat
c. It gives the writer kiss
d. It always wakes up early
e. It is a male tabby cat
3. Who is Timmy?
A. Timmy is a male crazy cat.
B. Timmy is a male tabby cat.
C. Timmy is a female beautiful cat.
D. Timmy is a dog.
4. Why the writer so happy to play with timmy?
A. Because Timmy is a nice playmates
B. Because Timmy had a beautiful eyes
C. Because Timmy so very handsome
D. Because Timmy so cute
5. Who is the writer’s favourite pet?
A. Samy
B. Bobby
C. Timmy
D. Dashy
News item is a text which informs readers about events of
the day. The events are considered newsworthy or important.
(News item adalah teks yang memberikan informasi tentang
kejadian / peristiwa harian. Peristiwa harian ini dianggap
pantas dijadikan berita atau [bisa dibilang] penting)

Artinya, jika ada suatu peristiwa penting yang patut diketahui oleh
banyak orang, maka peristiwa ini pantas dijadikan berita. Nah, teks
berita itulah yang dinamakan dengan news item. Namun, jika ada
peristiwa yang tidak pantas diketahui oleh orang banyak, maka
peristiwa tersebut jelas tidak layak dijadikan berita.
Generic Structure of News Item
Ada tiga susunan umum dalam menulis news item,
berikut adalah generic structure dari News item :
-Main Events : Kejadian utama yang pantas dijadikan
-Elaboration : Penjelasan mengenai latar belakang adanya
peristiwa tersebut; orang-orang yang terlibat dalam
peristiwa tersebut; tempat peristiwa terjadi; dan lain
-Resource of Information [Source] : Sumber berita;
komentar para saksi; pendapat para ahli; dan lain-lain.
Ciri-Ciri News Item
Banyak sekali ciri umum news item text; ciri
paling menonjol adalah bahasanya singkat padat dan
tidak bertele-tele. Beberapa lagi diantaranya :
• Sering menggunakan action verbs
• Dominan menggunakan saying verbs
• Banyak menggunakan adverb of time, adverb of
place, adverb of manner.
UN: Indonesia records 117th human case of bird flu
Geneva (AP): Indonesia has recorded another human case of the H5N1
strain of the bird flu, raising its world-leading total to 117 cases, according to
the World Health Organization.
The agency said Friday night that the Indonesian Health Ministry had
reported that a 16-year-old girl from West Java Province has been hospitalized
since Jan. 4 with symptoms of the disease. It said the strain had been
confirmed as H5N1.
Of the total number of human cases in Indonesia, 94 have been fatal. WHO
says that globally 349 people have been infected with H5N1 since the 2003
outbreak of the disease. Of those, 216 have died.
After Indonesia the country with the next highest number of cases in
Vietnam with 101, followed by Egypt with 43, according to the U.N. health
1.Which of the following statement is true according to the text?
a.Egypt ranked second as the highest number of bird flu cases
b.Indonesia’s 117th human case of bird flu was found in West Java
c. The article is taken from the UN report
d. Since 2003, it has been reported that all 117 Indonesians died of bird flu
e. According to WHO, there have been 349 people in Indonesia infected by
2. In the WHO release, the country ranked second in number of bird flu case
found is ….
b. Vietnam
c. Egypt
d. USA
e. Singapore
3. The word “fatal” in the third paragraph has the closest meaning to ….
b. Poisonous
c. Tedious
d. Deadly
e. Extreme
4. How many the bird flu cases in Egypt..?
A. 40
B. 41
C. 42
D. 43
5. The other name of H5N1 is...
A. Influenza
C. Bird flu
D. Leukimia
“Will” and “Be Going To”
• Either will and be going to is used to express a
• Will is used to express willingness
• Be Going To is used to talk about something
which is speaker intends to do inthe future
because she/he has made a plan to do it.
• Andy : Do you want to wacth movie with me
this night?
• Salsa : Yes I want, but I’m going to have a
dinner with my aunt. Sorry.
• Andy : Okay. Forget it.
• Salsa : But you can wacth with me tommorow.
• Andy : Okay.
1. Who is Andy
A. Salsa’s brother
B. Salsa’s father
C. Salsa’s friend
D. Salsa’s son
2. What is andy asks salsa to do?
A. To accompany him to buy new shoes
B. To buy him an ice cream
C. To marry him
D. To accompany him to watch movie
3. Why Salsa wouldn’t accompany Andy?
A. Because she is going to have a dinner with her aunt
B. Because she is lazy
C. Because she is hungry
D. Because she should go to hospital
4. What Salsa suggest to Andy?
A. To watch with her tommorow
B. To watch with her next week
C. To watch with her next month
D. To watch with her aunt
5. Doe Andy accept it?
A. No
B. Yes
C. Doubt
D. Don’t know.
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