Contoh Narrative Text & Generic Structure: The Monkeys and The Cap Seller

English Admin – Inilah contoh narrative text bahasa Inggris tentang cerita raja kera dan penjual topi. Cerita The Monkeys and The Cap Seller ini diberikan sebagai contoh narrative text bersama analisa generic structure. Sebagaimana banyak disampaikan bahwa belajar jenis teks bahasa Inggris harus sampai minimal memahami bagiaman sebuah text itu disusun berdasar schematic generic structure nya.

The previous post, 9 examples of narrative text, consists a lot of examples of text labelled as narrative story. Then it will be useful if we read another example of narrative text provided with the generic structure. Let’s see the following famous narrative story!

The Monkeys and The Cap Seller
Once, a cap seller was passing through a jungle. He was very tired and needed to rest. Then, he stopped and spread a cloth under a tree. He placed his bag full of caps near him and lay down with his cap on his head.

The cap seller had a sound sleep for one hour. When he got up, the first thing he did was to look into his bag. He was startled when he found all his caps were not there.

When he looked up the sky, he was very surprised to see monkeys sitting on the branches of a tree, each of the monkeys is wearing a cap of on its head. They had evidently done it to imitate him

He decided to get his caps back by making a humble request to the monkeys. In return, the monkeys only made faces of him. When he begun to make gesture, the monkeys also imitated him.