Saturday, 27 August 2011
Explanation text is a text genre which tries to explain how a thing happens or why the thing is made. Explanation text actually is similar to procedure text, however, explanation text tends to explain. While the procedure text is intended to instruct how to form or make something.

Bellow are some examples of explanation text which are grouped into several topics. This list of links relating to explanation text hopefully helps students to get more understanding about text genres, especially an explanation text.

Explanation texts about food

How a chocolate is made

Explanation texts about toy play

How a kite flies

Explanation texts about natural phenomena:

How a tsunami happens

How a Venus eclipse happens

How an earthquake happens

How rain happens

How seasons happen

How day and night happens

Why daylight in summer is longer than in winter

Explanation texts about technology

How a cell phone works

How a fuel light works

Explanation texts about monumental things

How roman roads were built

Why Eiffel tower was built

Explanation texts about diseases

How a cancer is formed

If you want to know what the purpose, generic structure, and language feature of explanation text are. read the following post

What is an explanation text?

If you want to know the similarity and difference between a report and procedure text, read the following post

Report text vs procedure text

Additionally if you want to know the summary of text types "Ringkasan jenis text dalam bahasa Inggris, read the following post

The summary of English text types

Read also about "Cara mengundang seseorang dalam bahasa inggris" or "Menyatakan setuju dan tidak setuju dalam bahasa inggris" or "mendiskripsikan seseorang dalam bahasa inggris"or " cara menanyakan jalan dalam bahasa inggris" Thank for your attention.


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