NARRATIVE TEXT

narrative text
narrative

Narrative text adalah teks yang berisi tentang suatu cerita.
➥ Social function
To entertain the readers (untuk menghibur pembacanya).
➥ Generic Structure 
1. Orientation : pengenalan tokoh dan setting.
2. Complication : munculnya permasalahan.
3. Resolution : Penyelesaian permasalahan.
➥ Language features 

1. Past Tense (S + V2)
Example :
– One day, the litle boy was very hungry.
– However, when he tired to pull his hand out, he couldn’t.

2. Saying Verb (kata kerja berupa say, ask, tell, state, reply, order, question, dan suggest)
Example :
– “I’am sure it’s okay”said the litle boy.
– “Well, don’t be so greedy,” his mother answered.
Contoh narrative text yaitu dongeng, mitos, fabel, cerita rakyat dan legenda.