An Analysis of Students’ Ability in Writing Descriptive Texts

International Journal of Advanced Corporate Learning (iJAC)

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Title An Analysis of Students’ Ability in Writing Descriptive Texts
 
Creator Turnip, Yusri Apriani Margaretha
Marbun, Fransiska Vanny Guitara
Girsang, Anita Lovia
Tarigan, Sri Ninta
 
Description The research was conducted aiming to an analysis of  students’ ability in writing descriptive texts at the second grade SMP Swasta Talitakum medan”. The method used in this research is qualitative method. This research was conducted at the second grade focus on generic structure, characteristics, vocabulary. From the data analysis of 23 students, 43.48% of students had a low writing ability category, 34.78% had a medium writing ability, and 21.73% had a high writing ability category. The researchers found that students still had many difficulties in making paragraphs that used the correct generic structure. So students need a lot of practice both at home and courses.
Keywords: writing, descriptive text, generic structure.
 
Publisher Institut Penelitian Matematika, Komputer, Keperawatan, Pendidikan dan Ekonomi (IPM2KPE)
 
Date 2019-12-28
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://journal.ipm2kpe.or.id/index.php/LEEA/article/view/987
10.31539/leea.v3i1.987
 
Source Linguistic, English Education and Art (LEEA) Journal; Vol 3 No 1 (2019): Linguistic, English Education and Art (LEEA) Journal; 173-179
2597-3819
2597-9248
10.31539/leea.v3i1
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://journal.ipm2kpe.or.id/index.php/LEEA/article/view/987/634
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2019 Linguistic, English Education and Art (LEEA) Journal
 

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