AFTER LEARNING THE LESSON IN THIS
SECTION, YOU ARE EXPECTED TO BE ABLE TO:
IDENTIFY CHARACTERISTICS OF A RECOUNT
COMPHREHENDING A RECOUNT TEXT
WRITE A RECOUNT TEXT
What is recount text ?
• A text which is talk about everything
happened in the past
• Bacaan yang membicarakan tentang semua
kejadian di masa lampau
Characteristic of recount text
• Using past tense
– Example : we went to beach, I was happy, etc.
• Using conjunctions
– Example : and, but, the, after that, etc.
• Using adverbs and adverbial phrase
– Example : yesterday, at my house, slowly, etc.
• Using action verbs
– Example : went, slept, run, brought, etc.
REGULAR AND IRREGULAR VERB
A. IRREGULAR VERB
GET UP GOT UP
B. REGULAR VERB
shinchan enjoyed his
holiday. shinchan ate
fruits at home in the
morning, after that, he
played jumping rope,
then he went to the
beach with his friend.
Finally he drank juice
with his daughter in
the beach. He was
very happy in that day
Recount text construction
1. READ THE FIRST SENTENCE. THEN COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION
• 2. LIST THE ACTIVITIES
• 3. WHAT WORDS ARE USED TO SHOW THE SEQUENCE OF EVENTS
• 4. HOW DID THEY FEEL
Try to construct your recount text
Last weekend, I enjoyed my holiday.
(event 1) after that
(event 2) then
(event 3) finally
I was very (sad, happy, excited, etc)