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    Generic Structure and Purpose of Announcement

    Generic Structure and Purpose of Announcement         Once again we want to share about Functional text. In this care we want to share about Generic Structure and Purpose of Announcement. Although the title is Generic Structure and Purpose of Announcement but in this session we will discuss about the definition, purpose, generic structure, language feature, kinds and the example of Announcement. (also read : Generic Structure of Notice Text) Let’s go to the material of Generic Structure and Purpose of Announcement: Definition of Announcement         An announcement is a written or spoken statement in public or formal words containing information about an event that has…

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    Generic Structure of Notice Text

    Generic Structure of Notice Text         As we know there are many kinds of Short Functional Text. One of them is Notice Text so in this occasion I want to share about Generic Structure of Notice Text. In this material I will share about definition, purpose, generic structure, linguistic or language feature kinds and examples of notice text. (also read : Generic Structure of News Item Text) Now let’s go to the material Generic Structure of Notice Text. Definition of Notice Text         Notice / caution is a form of functional Text used as instruction or guidance to someone doing or not doing something.  …

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    Name and Abbreviation of Days and Months

    Name and Abbreviation of Days and Months         After sharing article about Name of days and months in English and Indonesian in the previous post, now we want to continue sharing about days in the week and months in the year. It is about Name and Abbreviation of Days and Months.         In this topic about Name and Abbreviation of Days and Months, we want to share about the name of days and months with their abbreviations. So we are going to discuss about the name of the days with their abbreviations and the name of the months with their abbreviations. (also read : Name…

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    Name of days and months in English Indonesian

    Name of days and months in English Indonesian         It looks very simple when we read the post entitled” Name of days and months in English Indonesian” because the days and the months are basic things the people have known. However, we think it is important for someone who want to start studying English or Indonesian to know about Name of days and months in English Indonesian. For this, in this occasion we want to share about the Name of days and months in English Indonesian so they who want to study those languages have vocabulary about them. (also read : Function of Ordinal Number)    …

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    Abbreviation in Daily Life

     Abbreviation in Daily Life. Some shortened form of a word or phrase is an abbreviation. However, it can be used as Acronyms when it can be pronounced as a single word. In other words, shortened forms are abbreviations some of which are acronyms. In this posting, I will not explain about the differences between abbreviations and acronyms.         I just want to share about some abbreviations in which we commonly find them in our daily life. Now, let’s go to the information about Abbreviation in Daily Life often we find: Abbreviation of Profession and title Mr. = Mister Mrs. = Mistress Ms. =…

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    The Function of Hortatory Exposition Text

     The Function of Hortatory Exposition Text. Have a nice meeting again to my beloved readers. Here I want to continue discussing about kinds of reading Text. In this case I want to share about the Function of Hortatory Exposition Text. Let’s follow the discussion below.   Definition        Hortatory exposition is a text which represent the attempt of the writer to influence the readers to do something or act in a certain way. Social Function        The Purpose of hortatory exposition is to persuade the readers that something should or should not be the case or be done. Generic Structure: Thesis Arguments Recommendation…

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    Generic Structure of News Item Text

     Generic Structure of News Item Text. Hello my beloved visitor! Nice to meet you again. Here I want to share another kind of text. It is about news item text. Definition        A news item text is a text which is grouped into the text genre of narration. The main function of narration is telling stories or informing about events in chronological order. The order in the narration can be based of time, place and the events themselves. Purpose        News Item Text is used to inform readers about events of the day which are considered newsworthy or important. Generic Structure The main…

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    Generic Structure of Analytical Exposition Text

     Generic Structure of Analytical Exposition Text. Before discussing about the generic structure of Analytical exposition text, it’s better to know about the definition of it. Definition        Analytical exposition is a kind of text that belongs to the type of argumentation text where the text contains detailed author’s thinking about a phenomenon that is around. The social function of this text is to convince the reader that the presented topic is an important topic for discussion or attention by way of arguments or the opinions that support the idea or topic. Purpose:          To reveal the readers that something is the important…

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    Generic structure of Review Text

     Generic structure of Review Text. As we know that reading is one of skill that we must gather to increase our English among other skills so to increase our skill in reading, for this occasion I’d like to share about one kind of texts, it is about Review Text.        A review is an evaluation of a publication, product, service, or company such as a movie (a movie review), video game, musical composition (music review of a composition or recording), book (book review); a piece of hardware like a car, home appliance, or computer; or an event or performance, such as a live music concert,…

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    Generic Structure of Explanation Text

     Generic Structure of Explanation Text. As we know there are many kinds of text in English, and I have share some of them. For this occasion, I want to share again about kinds of text and in this case I want to share about explanation text. In this post I will share about the definition, generic structure, language feature, and example of explanation text.  Let’s go to the topic. Definition and purpose of Explanation        Explanation is a text which tells processes relating to forming of natural, social, scientific and cultural phenomena. Explanation text is to say ‘why’ and ‘how’ of the forming of the…