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Contoh soal dan pembahasan recount text

Teks recount bertujuan untuk menceritakan pengalaman masa lalu, kejadian yang telah berlalu, atau peristiwa, sejarah masa lalu.

Contoh soal recount text

Question 1 and 2 are based on the following monologue

Several days ago, I went to the zoo to visit my aunt. She works as a keeper of baby animals. After I arrived there, I walked the cubs section. I saw two tiger cubs and a lion cub. One of the tiger cups is albino of which its body is dominated by white fur. They are so cute and look like big-boned cats.

I changed my cloth and wore special shoes and gloves before entering the room. They protected me bite. My aunt told me that their teeth were growing, so it made their gum itchy. I was not afraid anymore because that was my third time playing with them.

When they saw me, the welcomed me and tried to climb my feet. I missed them. We played “run and chasing”, ball, and so on. In the afternoon, we took a nap. When it was time for me to go home, the albino tiger cub followed me. It grabbed my left foot. Perhaps it said, “ please, don’t leave me!.

Narrator:

  1. What is the topic of monologue?
  2. What cubs were the speaker playing with?

 

  1. A. the speaker’s pets

B. a zoo keeper

C. the speaker’s aunt

D. the speaker’s experience

E. the speaker’s habit

Jawaban: D

Teks tersebut menceritakan tentang pengalaman pembicara saat ia mengunjungi bibinya dikebun binatang. Bibi penulis bekerja sebagai penjaga kebun binatang di bagian anak-anak binatang. Teks terbut menceritakan pengalaman mengunjungi dan bermain dengan anak-anak binatang yang ketiga kalinya, sesuai dengan kalimat “ I was not afraid anymore because that was my third time playing with them.” Yang artinya “saya tidak takut lagi karena itu merupakan ketiga kalinya saya bermain dengan mereka.” Jadi, dapat disimpulkan bahwa pilihan jawaban (D) yang artinya pengalaman pembicara, benar. Pilihan jawaban yang salah; (A) artinya binatang peliharaanpembicara, (B) artinya seorang penjaga kebun binatang, (C) artinya bibi pembicara, dan (E) artinya kebiasaan pembicara.

2. A. three lion cubs

B. Three tiger’s cubs

C. a tiger cub and a lion cub

D. two lion cubs and a tiger cub

E. a lion cub and two tiger cubs

Jawaban: E

Jawaban disimpulkan dari kalimat “ I saw two tiger cubs and a lion cub.” Yang artinya “saya melihat dua anak harimau dan seekor anak singa.” Kalimat “we played run and chasing, ball and so on. “yang artinya kami bermain ‘saling kejar’, bermain (bola), dan seterusnya.” Menunjukkan bahwa ia bermain dengan binatang yang ia kunjungi sesuai pilihan jawaban (E). pilihan jawaban yang salah; (A) artinya tiga anak singa, (B) artinya tiga anak harimau, (C) artinya seekor anak harimau dan seekor anak singa, dan (D) artinya dua anak singa dan seekor anak harimau.

Question 3 and 4 are based on the following monologue

I had a bad experience yesterday. In the morning, I saw four mangoes on the table. I was happy because I liked the fruit. I peeled one and ate greedily. Although my mother had advised me not to do so, I didn’t think much about her advice.

Then, I went to school. The first lesson was Geography and I had a test. During the test, I suddenly had stomachache. I tried to hold to it. However, I could not hold it anymore. After asking for my teacher’s permission, I went directly to the toilet. Oh, I felt relief. Then, I returned to the class. However, the test time was almost over and I certainly couldn’t finish it. Luckily, the teacher understood and gave me a chance to take a remedial test the following day. Oh, what a pity! I ignored my mother’s advice.

Narrator:

  1. What happened to the speaker?
  2. Why did the speaker have to attend a remedial test?

3. A. he had a stomachache

B. he finished his test quickly

C. he arrived at school too early

D. He went to the toilet many times

E. he helped his mother peel mangoes

Jawaban: A

Pilihan jawaban (A) yang artinya ia sakit perut, benar karena sesuai dengan kalimat “during the test, I suddenly had stomachache.” Yang artinya saat ujian, tiba-tiba perut saya sakit”. Pilihan jawaban yang lain tidak sesuai dengan isi monolog; (B) artinya ia menyelesaikan ujian dengan cepat, (C) artinya ia pergi sampai disekolah terlalu awal, (D) artinya ia pergi ke toilet beberapa kali, dan (E) artinya ia membantu ibunya mengupas mangga.

4. A. he was good at geography

B. he received the best mark

C. He didn’t finish his test

D. He didn’t do his test at all

E. He didn’t go to school yesterday

Jawaban: C

Pilihan jawaban (C) yang artinya ia tidak menyelesaikan ujiannya, benar karena sesuai dengan kalimat di paragraph, “however, the test time was almost over and I certainly couldn’t finish it. Yang artinya “namun, waktu ujian sudah hampir habis dan pastinya saya tidak dapat menyelesaikannya.” Pilihan jawaban yang lain tidak sesuai dengan isi monolog; (A) artinya ia pandai dalam geografi, (B) artinya ia memperoleh nilai terbaik, (D) artinya ia sama sekali tidak mengerjakan ujian, dan (E) artinya ia tidak pergi kesekolah kemaren.

(source:  detik-detik ujian nasional bahasa inggris TP 2018/2019 untuk SMK/MAK, Intan Pariwara)