Recount is a text which retells events or experiences in the past. Its
purpose is either to inform or to entertain the audience. There is no
complication among the participants and that differentiates from
For example :
Last morning, Dinar, my roommate woke up late and she had to go to campus.
When she wanted to take her motorcycle, in fact she couldn’t move it
because there were some motorcycles that blocked up her motorcycle.
She tried to move all of the motorcycles, so that her motorcycle could move from the garage. But she couldn’t do it.
Then, she called Adel who had that motorcycle which blocked it up. After
that, her friend who had that motorcycle helped her. Finally, she could
move her motorcycle and rode it to go to campus.