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Descriptive Text

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Descriptive Text

  1. 1. DDeessccrriippttiivvee TTeexxtt RRoorroo NNiinnggssiihh
  2. 2. Definition Descriptive text is a kind of text with a purpose to describe a particular person, place, or thing.
  3. 3. Rhetorical Structure  Identification: identifies the phenomenon to be described. In this text identification is in the first paragraph.  Description: describes parts, qualities, and characteristics. In this text description is in paragraph 2 and 3.
  4. 4. Outlining  The history of Borobudur temple  Characteristics  Conclusion
  5. 5. Borobudur Borobudur is the biggest Buddhist temple in the 9th century measuring 123x123 m2 located in Magelang, Central Java. It was build by King Samaratungga, one of the King of ancient Mataram Kingdom, the descendant of Sailendra dynasty.
  6. 6. It consist of eight stone terraces. The first five terraces are square and the upper three are circle. This temple has 1460 relief panels, 504 Buddha effigies, and 73 stupa. One of them is a large stupa like a crown at the center of the top.
  7. 7. The relief panels tell the legendary story of Ramayana. Borobudur is also a place for Buddhist praying exactly on Buddhist feast day called Waisak. Therefore, Borobudur is a famous Buddhist temple in Indonesia.
  8. 8. Rhetorical Structure Borobudur topic is the biggest Buddhist temple controlling in the 9th century idea measuring 123x123 m2 located in Magelang, Central Java topic sentence
  9. 9. It was build by King Samaratungga, one of the King of ancient Mataram Kingdom, the descendant of Sailendra dynasty. It consist of eight stone terraces. The first five terraces are square and the upper three are circle. This temple has 1460 relief panels, 504 Buddha effigies, and 73 stupa. One of them is a large stupa like a crown at the center of the top. The relief panels tell the legendary story of Ramayana. Borobudur is also a place for Buddhist praying exactly on Buddhist feast day called Waisak. supporting sentence
  10. 10. Therefore, Borobudur is a famous Buddhist temple in Indonesia concluding sentence
  11. 11. Grammatical Patterns  Use of adjective e.g: a large stupa  Use of linking verb e.g: Borobudur is the biggest Buddhist temple.  Use of simple present tense e.g: The relief panels tell the legendary story of Ramayana.  Use of attributive has and have e.g: This temple has 1460 relief panels.
  12. 12. TThhaannkkss ffoorr yyoouurr aatttteennttiioonn

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