Genres

Posted: November 23, 2008 in Belajar Genre Yuk
Tags:

GENRES
Factual Genres
Procedures
Explanation
Report
Description
Exposition
Discussion
Story Genres
Narratives
News Story
Exemplum
Anecdote
Recount

RECOUNT
GENERIC/SCHEMATIC STRUCTURE OF A RECOUNT
Re-orientation (optional element) : Closure of events.

LEXICO GRAMMATICAL FEATURES
Focus on individual participants
Use of past tense
Focus on a temporal sequence of events
Use of material (or action) clauses
TYPES OF RECOUNT
Personal Recount
Use of first person singular

Personal responses to the events can be included, particularly at the end.

Details are often chosen to add interest or humor.
Factual Recount
Use of third person Pronouns
Details are usually selected to help the reader reconstruct the activity or incident accurately
Sometimes the ending describes the outcome of the activity (e.g. in a science experiment)
Mention of personal feelings is probably not appropriate
Details of time, place and manner may need to be precisely stated.
Descriptive details may also be required to provide precise information
The passive voice may be used
It may be appropriate to include explanations and justifications

Imaginative Recount

Usually written in the first person.

It may be appropriate to include personal reactions.
Recount Project

Plant Observation
To look at various types of plants in different areas
Excursion Program

Recount of the trip

What was found at the places visited
Preparation
Get the terminology of Recount
Give models (read different types of recount)
Pin the printed text as models

Going on Excursion
Prepare a video camera
SS take notes
SS make sketch
After Excursion
SS write own recount.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s