Functional grammar

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Functional grammar

  1. 1.  SISKA HAYATI MELIA NESTI AYU SARTIKA SYAMER
  2. 2. RECOUNTPurpose : To retell events for thepurpose of informing orentertaining
  3. 3. Generic StructureOrientation: Introduce setting and participantEvents: Tell what happenReorientation: Closure of events
  4. 4. Lexicogrammatical Features Focus on specific participant Use of material processes Circumstances of time and place Use past tense Focus on temporal sequence
  5. 5. EARTHQUAKEWhen the earthquake happened, I was on my car. Iwas driving home from my vocation to Bali. Suddenlymy car lunched to one side, to the left. I thought Igot flat tire. I did not know that it was anearthquake. I knew it was an earthquake when Isaw some telephone and electricity poles fallingdown to the ground, like matchsticks.
  6. 6. Then I saw a lot of rocks tumbling across the road. Iwas trapped by the rock. Even I could not move mycar at all. There were rocks everywhere. There wasnothing I could do but left the car and walked alongway to my house, in the town.
  7. 7. When I reached my town, I was so surprised thatthere was almost nothing left. The earthquake madea lot of damage to my town. Although nothing wasleft, I thanked God that nobody was seriouslyinjured.

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