“ a text that telling the reader about
one story, action or activity. “
Social Function : To retell the past events.
b. Series of events
a. Using simple past tense
b. Using clause time
Subject + Verb 2
Example: I visited Puncak a month ago.
Subject and Verb
Examples: - When I went to Bogor, I visited Puncak.
- I visited Puncak when I went to Bogor.
It was Thursday evening. All family
members were at my parents’ house.
My parents invited my uncle, my
sister, my brother, and me for their
twenty-fifth anniversary of their
marriage. Everyone was busy to
prepare the family party.
Suddenly the rain poured heavily and few
minutes later the light was off. When the light was
off, my brother was roasting lamb, my sister was
putting all the plates, spoons, forks, and i was
preparing the table with food, and i was helping my
mother decorate the cake and candles. Fortunately,
my uncle called and when i told him what was
happening, he said he would come with emergency
In the dark, my father looked for other
candles and lit some of them. When my uncle
arrived, we were still setting up the table. He
turned the emergency light on. Under the dim
light, we were ready to sit around the table full
of food. My father lit the candle and together
with my mother they blew out the candle and
we clapped, sang and prayed for their health
and happiness. Then we started to enjoy the
food. While we were having the food, the light
was on again. We cheered and clapped once