11 Examples of Descriptive Text

11 Examples of Descriptive Text

11 Examples of Descriptive Text

11 Examples of Descriptive Text

 Below are 11 Examples of Descriptive Text For more getting understanding about Anecdote Text, they are:

11 Examples of Descriptive Text, Example 1

Roddy

Roddy is my friend since we are kids.

We are neighbors and we always go to the same school. Roddy is taller than me. He has blonde hair and a pointed nose. His favorite food is hamburgers with fries and coke. We often playing video games together in my house. But sometimes we love swimming in the water park near our neighborhood. Roddy and I are best friends forever. (Also read another article at : 9 Examples of Anecdote Text)

11 Examples of Descriptive Text, Example 2

My Aunt Amelia

Of all my relatives, I like my aunt Amelia the best. She’s my mother’s youngest sister. She hasn’t been married and she lives alone in a small village near Bath. She is in her late forties but she’s still quite young in spirit. She has curly hair and deep blue eyes. She has a kind face, and when you meet her, the first thing you notice about her is her warm, friendly smile. She is the kind of person you can always go to if you have a problem. read more

9 Examples of Anecdote Text

9 Examples of Anecdote Text

9 Examples of Anecdote Text

9 Examples of Anecdote Text

Below are some examples of Anecdote Text For more understanding about Anecdote Text,

9 Examples of Anecdote Text, Example 1

A foolish order

I was working in a photo store, which specializes in restoring old photographs.

One day, a lady brought an old picture of a man sitting behind cow milk, milking it.

“Can you fix this picture for me?” she asked.

“Sure, what would you like us to do?”

“Can you move the cow?”

I stared at her astonishingly and replied, “Move the cow?”

“Right. I want to know what my great-grandfather looked like. That’s him.” she pointed to the feet sticking out under the cow.

“I don’t think we can do that.”

“Just move the cow over, and we’ll be able to see his face.” She insisted.

“I’m sorry. We don’t have the technology to do that.”

“Well, I think I’ll just take this somewhere else.”

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9 Examples of Anecdote Text, Example 2

Dave   Experience

Soon after Dave left college, one of his uncles, who was rich died and left Dave a lot of money. read more

The Purpose of Narrative Text

The Purpose of Narrative Text

The Purpose of Narrative Text

The Purpose of Narrative Text

 One more material of studying kind of texts we will discuss, it is about The Purpose of Narrative Text. However, in this material, we will also discuss the meaning or definition, the generic structure, the language features, and the examples of Narrative Text. (Also read another article at : Generic Structure of Recount Text)

Definition or The Meaning of Narrative Text

A Narrative text is a story with complications or problematic events and it tries to find the resolutions to solve the problems. An important part of narrative text is the narrative mode, the set of methods used to communicate the narrative through a process narration.

The Purpose of Narrative Text

The Purpose or Function of Narrative Text is:

  • to amuse or entertain the reader with a story.
  • to gain and hold a readers’ interest.
  • to teach or inform, to change attitudes / social opinions

Generic Structure of Narrative Text

  1. Orientation
  2. Complication
  3. Resolution
  4. Re-Orientation/Coda (optional)

Explanation about the Generic Structure of Narrative Text:

Orientation

Sets the scene: where and when the story happened and introduces the participants of the story: who and what is involved in the story.

Complication

Tells the beginning of the problems which leads to the crisis (climax) of the main participants. read more

The Purpose of Analytical Exposition Text

The Purpose of Analytical Exposition Text

The Purpose of Analytical Exposition Text

The Purpose of Analytical Exposition Text

 One more material of studying kind of texts we will discuss, it is about The Purpose of Analytical Exposition Text. However, in this material, we will also the meaning, the generic structure, the language features, and the examples of Analytical Exposition Text. (Also read another article at : Generic Structure of Descriptive Text)

The Meaning of Analytical Exposition Text

   Analytical Exposition text is a text that elaborates on the writer‘s idea about the phenomenon surrounding. Its social function is to persuade the reader that the idea is an important matter and to analyze the topic that the thesis/opinion is correct by developing an argument to support it.

The Purpose or Function of Analytical Exposition Text

       By understanding the meaning of Analytical Exposition Text, it can be concluded that The Purpose of Analytical Exposition Text is:

  1. To persuade the readers that idea is an important matter.
  2. To persuade the readers or listeners that there is something that, certainly, needs to get attention
  3. To analyze a topic and to persuade the reader that this opinion is correct and supported by arguments

Generic Structure of Analytical Exposition Text

  1. Thesis: Introducing the topic and indicating the writer’s position
  2. Arguments: Explaining the arguments to support the writer’s position
  3. Reiteration: Restating the writer’s position

Explanation about the Generic Structure of Analytical Exposition Text: read more

The Purpose and Example of News Item Text

The Purpose and Example of News Item Text

The Purpose and Example of News Item Text

The Purpose and Example of News Item Text

 One more material of studying kind of texts we will discuss, it is about The Purpose and Example of News Item Text. However, in this material, we will also the meaning, the generic structure, and the language features of News Item Text. 

The Meaning of News Item Text

       News Item is a text which used to inform readers, listeners, or viewers about events of the day which are considered newsworthy or important. We often find it in a newspaper because the passage often tells the readers about a great, important, interesting, tragic, entertaining, or fresh incident or event that all people should know about it. (Also read another article at : The Purpose and Generic Structure of Hortatory Exposition Text)

The Purpose or Function of News Item Text

       By understanding the meaning of News Item Text, it can be concluded that The Purpose of News Item Text is to inform the readers about newsworthy or important events of the day.

Generic Structure of News Item Text read more

Definition Purpose and Example of Spoof Text

Definition Purpose and Example of Spoof Text

Definition Purpose and Example of Spoof Text

Definition Purpose and Example of Spoof Text

       After a long time, we have not posted an article on this website, on this occasion we want to share a kind of English text. In this case, we will discuss the Definition and Function of Spoof Text. However, although the title is the Definition Purpose and Example of Spoof Text, we also discuss the generic structure, the characteristic of language features, and the example of Spoof Text, and the information of Spoof Text is as below. (Also read: Definition Purpose and Generic Structure of Memo)

Definition of Spoof Text

Spoof is a text which tells a factual story, happened in the past time with an unpredictable and funny ending. Its social function is to entertain and share the story. Or, Spoof is a type of story which have has a twist (the funny part at the end of the story). It contains an unpredictable event that makes the story funny.

Spoof text is very similar to recount text. Both spoof text and recount text tell about the past event with chronological order. However, the purpose of Spoof Text is to amuse the reader with a funny story. The story mostly is ended with an unpredictable event. The other difference is Spoof Text has a “twist” at the end of the story. read more

Meaning and Example of Common Noun

Meaning and Example of Common Noun

Meaning and Example of Common Noun

Meaning and Example of Common Noun

       In our daily life, it is no doubt that we always talk about noun every day, whether they are noun about names of people, places, things or others. For this we want to share about Meaning and Examples of Common Noun. In this material we will discuss about the Meaning of Common and its examples. (Also read : Definition and Example Collective Noun)

The Meaning of Common Nouns

       As we know that a noun is a part of speech that identifies a person, place, thing, or idea. It means that all nouns serve to name a person, place, or thing.

       After getting the information about the meaning of noun, we now should know about the meaning of Common Noun.

       A common noun is a non-specific person, place, or thing.

       A common noun is used to name general things, places, ideas, events, or people. They are words that refer to things in general terms, and not in specific terms. People are also named through common nouns. Even their official names or titles, such as teacher, preacher, clerk, police officer, delivery driver, grandma, and cousin are common nouns. For example, in the sentence,  “Differences of habit and language are nothing at all if our aims are identical and our hearts are open.” (Also read other article at : Rain Brings Thousand Memories) read more

Definition and Example of Verb

Definition and Example of Verb

Definition and Example of Verb

Definition and Example of Verb

       As we know that a sentence is a group of words which, when they are written down, begin with a capital letter and end with a full stop, question mark, or exclamation mark. A complete sentence has at least a subject and a main verb to state (declare) a complete thought. So, most sentences contain a subject and a verb. (Also read : The Function of Imperative Sentence)

       And in this occasion, we’d like to discuss about VERB, in this case we are going to discuss about Definition and Example of Verb. Let’s go to the topic:

Definition of Verb

       A Verb is the action word in a sentence that describe what the subject is doing. Along with noun, verb is the main part of a sentence or phrase, telling a story about what is taking place. In fact, without a verb, full thoughts can’t be properly conveyed, and even the simplest sentences, such as Maria sings, have one. Actually, a verb can be a sentence by itself, with the subject, in most case you, implied, such as, Sing! and Drive! (Also read other article at : Dark Vision Consequence) read more

Definition and Example Collective Noun

Definition and Example Collective Noun

Definition and Example Collective Noun

Definition and Example Collective Noun

      In this session we are going to discuss about Definition and Example Collective Noun. So, the topics being discussed is about the definition of collective noun and its examples.

Definition of Collective Noun

       A collective noun is a noun such as ‘family’ or ‘team’ that refers to a group of people or things.

       It means that a collective noun is a type of noun that identifies groups of people and things as a single unit. (Also read : Types of Conditional Sentence)

       Collective nouns are nouns that refer to a collection or group of multiple people, animals, or things. However, even though collective nouns refer to multiple individuals, they still usually function as singular nouns in a sentence. This is because they still are technically referring to one thing: the group as a whole.

So, is collective noun singular or plural?

       Generally, collective nouns are singular, even though they refer to multiple people or things. read more

Aloe Vera Example of Report Text

Aloe Vera Example of Report Text

Aloe Vera Example of Report Text

Aloe Vera Example of Report Text

       Aloe vera is a succulent plant species of the genus Aloe. An evergreen perennial, it originates from the Arabian Peninsula but grows wild in tropical climates around the world and is cultivated for agricultural and medicinal uses. The species is also used for decorative purposes and grows successfully indoors as a potted plant. (Also read : Laptop an Example of Report Text)

       It is found in many consumer products including beverages, skin lotion, cosmetics, or ointments for minor burns and sunburns. There is little scientific evidence of the effectiveness or safety of Aloe vera extracts for either cosmetic or medicinal purposes. Studies finding positive evidence are frequently contradicted by other studies.

       Aloe vera is a stemless or very short-stemmed plant growing to 60–100 cm (24–39 in) tall, spreading by offsets. The leaves are thick and fleshy, green to grey-green, with some varieties showing white flecks on their upper and lower stem surfaces. The margin of the leaf is serrated and has small white teeth. The flowers are produced in summer on a spike up to 90 cm (35 in) tall, each flower being pendulous, with a yellow tubular corolla 2–3 cm (0.8–1.2 in) long. Like other Aloe species, Aloe vera forms arbuscular mycorrhiza, a symbiosis that allows the plant better access to mineral nutrients in soil. (Also read other article at : Father Encourages His Imperfect Son) read more