Narrative Text Example – Arabian Story
Story is available in any place in this world. Each region has different styles of story but most of them have similar structure and that is why they stories can be labelled as narrative text example. So do you still remember the definition of narrative? how it is arranged into meaningful text in the whole of generic structure? Let’s those questions flow as we will find the answer through reading this articles. Now let’s see the following narrative text sample in a story from Arabian region
One evening, Maura disguised herself and went to the camp of the three sheiks. As they were about to have dinner, Maura asked them for something to eat. The first gave her some left over food. The second Sheik gave her some unappetizing camel’s tail. The third sheik, who was called Hakim, offered her some of the most tender and tasty meat. After dinner, the disguised queen left the sheik’s camp.
The following day, the queen invited the three sheiks to dinner at her palace. She ordered her servant to give each one exactly what they had given her the evening before. Hakim, who received a plate of delicious meat, refused to eat it if the other two sheiks could not share it with him.
This Sheik Hakim’s act finally convinced Queen Maura that he was the man for her. “Without question, Hakim is the most generous of you” she announced her choice to the sheiks. “So it is Hakim I will marry”.
The above example of narrative text tells a story which can amuse the reader. Amusing and entertaining are the power of narrative text to attract the reader. Reader will tend to follow the whole story. As it is said many times that the heart of narrative text is the existence of the complication. It will drive the plot of the story to keep amusing.
1. Orientation: the text introduce the Queen Maura and three sheiks in Arabia once time.
2. Complication: Queen Maura find out that it was very difficult to choose one as the best among them
3. Resolution: finally Queen Maura has a convincing way to choose one and he is Sheik Hakim