Descriptive Text


This descriptive text is a text that describes or describes a person, animal or an object of good form, its properties, its amount and others. The purpose of descriptive is to describe, describe or express a person or an object

The Descriptive Text Characteristics:
-  Verb used is attribute verb, like be (am, is, are)
-  Tense used is simple present tense
-  Just focus on one such object.

Descriptive Text structure (generic structure) is:
- Identification is an introduction, a general description of a topic.
- Description shall contain the special characteristics possessed by the object, place, or person described.


1. Make simple a descriptive text about your experience ? Remember use your own word !
It is Example of Descriptive text.

Singapore is a South-east Asian country located between Malaysia and Indonesia (identification).
Despite its small size, Singapore is known for its transition as a third-world country to the first-world country. Singapore also was known as the Asian Tiger economy, based on external trade and its workforce. Singapore size is not as big as Indonesia, but the city ranks highly in numerous international rankings for its education, entertainment, finance, healthcare, human capital, innovation, logistics, manufacturing, technology, tourism, trade, and transport. Singapore is home to 5.6 million people with a diverse culture. Majority ethnic groups in Singapore are Chinese, Malay, and Indian. Singapore Independence Day was on the 9th of August 1965. Merlion Statue is the official mascot of Singapore. Singapore is famous for its Garden by the Bay, Marina Bay Sands, dan Orchard Road (description).



- Make a descriptive text on your MSword
- Minimal 250 words
- Using simple present
- The task is individual
- Send your assignment via e-mail
- Present in front of class ( public speaking )
- Don't bring a book

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Criteria and Indicator : The text total 100 points

1. Clarity (40 points) - Concise choice of vocabulary, grammar and sentence structures

2. Accuracy (30 points) - Correct information based on the information at the suggested websites

3. Structures (30 points) - it is appropriate with the generic structures of descriptive text



The purpose of the Descriptive Text is to describe something, such as person, animal, thing, or place, in a detailed so that the readers or the listeners are able to understand what we are able to imagine the thing we describe even though they have not seen it before and students will receive individual feedback via e-mail.

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