What is announcement? The definition of announcement relating to learning English functional text is an official notification about something. So publicly people know what, when, and where it is about.
The purpose, function, and goal of announcement is giving certain people some information of what has happened or what will happen. The generic structure of announcement in English text can be seen below
1. Stating Purpose : The text that contains what event will be held
2. Stating Day and Date and time : Day and Date realization. The text that contains when the event will be held
3. Stating Place : The text that contains where the event will be held
4. Informing Sender : The text that contains name of the person who will be contacted
Now after we give you the common generic structure of any types of announcement, the sample text below will give you better understanding on what and how an announcement is written. Here they are!
Example of Announcement 1
This make passengers is announced that they can not bring some objects when they go on flight
Example of Announcement 2
This announcement is written for student in the third grade. They should return the books on certain time stated.
Example of Announcement 3
This is an office announcement for all staff to attend in the party.
Example of Announcement 4
This announcement sample is found in a school, written to make students of 12nd grade know about polytechnic admission.
Example of Announcement 5
Below is an announcement about a debate competition. All student can participate.
Example of Announcement 6
The announcement below is about the change of brand name and make a notice to its customers some important things.
Example of Announcement 7
This is an official announcement for a company shareholder to attend the annual general meeting.
Announcement is one of functional texts in high schools as major topic to learn when students deal with English subject. It relates to learning English based on texts approach.