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  1. 1. RECOUNT TEXT Example of Recount TextDefinition of Recount My Holiday was FantasticRecount is a text which retells events orexperiences in the past. Its purpose is Last summer I got a fantastic holiday. Ieither to inform or to entertain the visited some great places.audience. There is no complication amongthe participants and that differentiates I went to an airport and was going to fly tofrom narrative Cleveland. I was spending there two days. I liked to see some Cleveland CavaliersGeneric Structure of Recount basketball matches.1. Orientation: Introducing theparticipants, place and time Then I went to Hollywood. Hollywood is a2. Events: Describing series of event that famous district in Los Angeles, California,happened in the past United States. It had become world-3. Reorientation: It is optional. Stating famous as the center of the film industry.personal comment of the writer to the Four major film companies – Paramount,story Warner Bros., RKO and Columbia – had studios in Hollywood. I did not want toLanguage Feature of Recount leave but I had to.• Introducing personal participant; I, mygroup, etc After that, I went to New York city. I• Using chronological connection; then, visited the Statue of Liberty. I went fromfirst, etc the bottom of Manhattan to the top of• Using linking verb; was, were, saw, the crown. That was very amazing.heard, etc• Using action verb; look, go, change, etc The places made me feel at home but I have to go home. Next time I would return to them.

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