Once upon a time,
there lived a little
girl named Snow
White. She lived
with her step
mother. Her parents
were death many
Orientation: who, where, when
One day her step mother asked her maid to kill Snow
White. Her step mother was jealous of her beauty. The
maid couldn’t kill her. He brought Snow White to a jungle
and released her.
Snow White was very sad. She felt hungry and tired.
Complication 1: the first problem raising.
Then she saw a very old hut. She knocked it but no one
So she went inside and fell asleep.
Meanwhile, seven dwarfs were coming home from
work. They went inside. They found Snow White sleeping.
Then Snow White woke up. She saw the dwarfs. The
dwarfs said,” What is your name?” Snow White answered,”
I am Snow White”.
The dwarfs said,” If you wish, you may live here
with us.” Snow White said,” Oh, could? Thank you.” Then
Snow White told the dwarfs her whole story. Snow White
and the seven dwarfs lived happily with them.
Resolution 1: the first problem was solved
The next day the dwarfs
went out to look for their
meals. Then an old beggar
knocked the door and gave
her a red apple. She ate it
at once. Suddenly she was
She was sleeping for long
time. The dwarfs were very
Fortunately a handsome
man came in. He saw
Snow White and felt in
love. He kissed her and…
Snow White woke up.
Finally they got married
and lived happily ever
What kind of text is it? Narrative text
What is the purpose of the text? To entertain or amuse the reader
Mention the characters of this story
Snow White, her step mother, the maid,
seven dwarfs, a handsome man
What are the generic structures of the text? Orientation, Complication, Resolution
What is the moral value of this text?
To be patient in overcoming problem
to get better future
Snow White lived with her parents. False
Her step mother loved her very much False
Seven dwarfs accepted her
then she stayed with them
His maid took her to a jungle and kill her False
Finally Snow White
marry to a handsome man
EXERCISES. Answer the questions correctly
Who lived with Snow White? Her Step mother Appears Disappears
Where did she run away? To the wood Appears Disappears
How many dwarfs did she
seven Appears Disappears
What happened after she
ate a red apple?
Fell unconcious Appears Disappears
How did the man awaken
By kissing her Appears Disappears
To amuse and entertain the readers, To educate and give moral value.