Report Text is a text which presents information about something, as it is. It is as a result of systematic observation and analysis.
B. Generic Structure of Report
Generic structure of report text, are : 1. General classification is stating
classification of general aspect of thing; animal, public place, plant,
etc which will be discussed in general. 2. Description is describing the
thing which will be discussed in detail; part perpart, customs or
deed for living creature and usage for materials.
C. Language Feature of Report
The Language feature of report text, are :
1. Introducing group or general aspect.
2. Using conditional logical connection; when, so, etc.
3. Using simple present tense.
Museums are institutions which help people understand and
appreciate the world. Museums collect objects of scientific, aesthetic
or historical importance. They care for them, study and exhibit them for
the purpose of public education and the advancement of knowledge.
Museum can be found I almost every big city in the world.
Museums also function as educational institutions which offer
many benefits to their visitors. People of different ages, interests,
background, and abilities can explore and do self-learning at the
museums. They are also public places where people can be entertained,
inspired, introduced to new ideas.
There are some major types of museums. The most common one is the history museums. They usually collect a wide range of objects including fine art, furniture, clothing, documents, and other materials. The next type of museums is theart
museums. They reflect artistic accomplishment, both historic and
contemporary. Their collection includes paintings, sculpture, prints,
drawings, photographs, ceramics and glass, metal work, and furniture.
The next two museums are the natural history museums and the
science museums. The first type of museums usually focuses on nature and
culture. Dinosaurs, gems and minerals, native and ancient cultures are
always popular exhibits at natural history museums. Meanwhile, the
science museums are dedicated to improve public understanding of science
and scientific achievements. Science museums usually allow people to
experience and experiment.
Narrative text is a text which contains about story (fiction or non
fiction or tales or folktales or fables or myths or epic) and its plot consists of
climax of the story (complication) then followed by the resolution.
B. The generic sctucture of narrative text, are :
1. Orientation: Sets the scene and introduces the participants.
2. Complication: A crisis arises
3. Resolution: The crisis is resolved, for the better or for worse.
4. Re-orientation: Optinal
5. Evaluation: A stepping back to evaluate the plight
time ago a remote village, in central China was inhabited mainly with
farmers and hunters. One day, a poor farmer lost his entire livestock to
flood. He prayed hard to God for help or his family would die of
Few days later, an old man with long grey beard, passed by his house
took pity on him. He gave him a goose and said “ I don’t have any
expensive thing to give you and hope this goose will help you to ease
A week later to almost surprise the farmer found and egg in his yard.
This was no ordinary egg. It was a golden egg. He was suddenly overcome
Thereafter, his livelihood had rapidly improved but the farmer had
forgotten his earlier hardship. He became lazy, arrogant and
Strangely, the goose only laid one golden egg every six months. The
greedy farmer lost his patient and slaughtered his goose thinking there
were plenty of golden eggs inside its stomach.
Though he very much regretted for his foolishness, it’s already too late.
Recount Text is a text which retells events or experiences in the past. Its purpose is
either to inform or to entertain the audience. There is no complication
among the participants and that differentiates from narrative.
B. Generic Structure
The Generic structure of Recount text, are :
1. Orientation: Introducing the participants, place and time.
2. Events: Describing series of event that happened in the past.
3. Reorientation: It is optional. Stating personal comment of the writer to the story.
C. Language Feature of Recount
1. Introducing personal participant; I, my group, etc.
2. Using chronological connection; then, first, etc.
3. Using linking verb; was, were, saw, heard, etc.