Contoh Narrative Text dan Pembahasan Jawaban
Contoh text narrative dan soal
A Milk-maid had been in the meadow to milk her cows. Now she was returning home with a pail of milk on her head.
She thought, “I will make cream and butter out of this milk. Then after selling them, I will buy eggs. And when they hatch, I shall have a good poultry farm”.
She further thought, "I shall sell some of my chickens and buy a fine dress. Seeing it on my body at the party, all the boys will admire me. But I will turn them away”.
She went on day dreaming; she forgot about the pail her head. She moved her head suddenly and the pail of milk came tumbling down. It was broken and all the milk split. “Dear, O dear!” she cried, “I have lost mine all”
1. What did the milk-maid carry on her head?
(A) Some cream.
(B) Some butter.
(C) A pail of milk.
(D) A pail of eggs.
2. What does the text tell us about?
(A) Spilled milk.
(B) A pail of milk.
(C) A hardworking girl.
(D) A day dreaming milk-maid.
3. What can we learn from the story above?
(A) Don‟t cry over the spilled milk.
(B) Don‟t cry before you are hurt.
(C) Don‟t dream when you sleep.
(D) Don‟t count your chickens before they are hatched.
Pembahasan Jawaban dari Text Narrative1. Jawaban D.
Jawaban dapat ditemukan di kalimat "she went on day dreaming."
2. Jawaban D
Don't count your chickens before they are hatched mempunyai arti kita tidak boleh mengharapkan sesuatu hal dengan berlebihan apalagi jika hal tersebut belum jelas.
3. Jawaban B
Jawaban dapat dilihat pada kalimat "... which has the largest handicraft display in Indonesia."