DEFINITION OF REPORT TEXT
Report is a text which presents information about something, as it is. It is as a result of systematic observation and analysis. This text Stating classification of general aspect of thing which will be discussed in general topic. In addition, this text also describing the thing which will be discussed in detail or a specific way.
Here is the example of report text:
Elephants are four-legged herbivorous mammals with a very huge body. They have a very distinctive body part which became their unique feature in most people mind, it is called “the trunk”. It is basically their nose, but it can also be used for several purpose besides breathing. It can be used to grasp object (food, flowers, etc), to suck and pour water, and also to do hand shake with humans. It is recorded that there are three species of elephant existed in the world. They are: The African Bush Elephant, The African Forest Elephant and The Asian Elephant.
A full grown elephant can reach 3.3 meters in height and 6.4 meters in length, with the total body weight of 12.000 kilograms. The time that a baby elephant spend in their mother womb is about 18 to 22 months. They can live up to 60 to 70 years. It is believed that an elephant have a very strong memory and also affection. It is proven by the emphaty that they show towards their dying or dead friend. They have two large ear flaps that help them in controlling their body temperature. Their legs look like pillar. It helps them to carry their super heavy body. They can perform various ways of communication for example they can communicate to each other through body touching, smell and also sound (infrasound and seismic communication). Elephants are considered to be one of endangered animals by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), because they are hunted by humans since a long time ago for their ivory.