Rabu, 14 April 2010


Read the texts carefully and then answer the questions correctly:

The National Monument

The National Monument is located at the centre of Merdeka Square.
The square is situated beween the old and the new past of Jakarta. The monument
was built in 1961 to commemorate Indonesia's fight for independence from Dutch.
The monument is 137 metres high and has 35 kilograms of gold leaf on its top.
The gold leaf represents the flame of freedom.

Visitors can ride in the elevator to judt below the flame(115 metres high).
From here you can see most of downtown Jakarta. YOU can look down on noisy Merdeka Square (one squares kilometre ), one of the largest squares in the world.
You can also visit the museum at the bottom of the monument. Here, you can see dioramas showing Indonesia's history.

1. What type of text is it ?
2. What is the main idea of paragraph 1 ?
3. Where is the National Monument exactly locat
4. What is 35 kilograms weigh ?
5. The square is" situated "........
What is the synonym of situated ?

How to make a pencil box

What you need :

- An empty plastic bottle of mineral water.
- A sharp of cutter.
- A piece of white or colourful paper.
- Some paint.
- Some glue.

How to make it :

1.Wash the plastic bottle. Make sure it is clean when you use it.
2.Cut the bottle into two halves.
3.Wrap the bottle with a piece of coloured paper.
4.If you use plain paper, use the paint to make a drawing on it.
5.Now your pencil box is ready to use.

Answer these questions correctly !

1. What is the type of the text ?
2. What is the goal of the text ?
3. What do you do before wrapping the bottle ?
4. Which is not the material ?
5. If you use plain paper use the paint to make a drawing on it....
What does the word "plain" means....?

Senin, 05 April 2010



The management and Staff of The JJ Daily

Post wish to congratulate our photographer

R. Bima setiatmoko

on his marriage to

Lidya Wiliaminarty S.

on March. 14 2009 in Jogjakarta

God brings you together as husband and wife

May He bless your home and hearths with all happiness.

. The purpose of the text is to congratulate ….

a. the movement of a new house

b. the new manager of JJ Daily Post

c. the reunion of a couple of husband and wife

d. the marriage of JJ Daily Post photographer

2. Which statement is true according to the text?

a. R. Bima S. works in the JJ daily Post.

b. R. Bima S. and Lidya W.S. are an old couple.

c. Lidya W.S. is one of staff in the JJ Daily Post.

d. R. Bima S. and Lidya W.S. moved to a new house.


We wish to express our deepest condolences on the passing of

Utju Sumintasastra

( 59 years of age )

Father-in-law of Novan Imam Santosa

One of our editorial staff members,

On Oct. 19, 2006 in Bandung, West Java

Burial was in Bandung, West Java

On the same day

May God Almighty bless and keep him always

The management and staff of

The Jakarta Post

. What is the purpose of the text?

It is to express ….

a. sympathy on passing of Novan’s father-in-law

b. sympathy on passing of the Jakarta editorial

c. condolence on passing of Novan Imam Santosa

d. condolence on passing of Jakarta Post staff

4. Who is Novan Imam Satosa?

a. He’s a manager of the Jakarta Post.

b. He’s a journalist of the Jakarta Post.

c. He’s father-in-law of Utju Sumintasastra.

d. He’s son-in-law of Utju sumintasastra.

5. When was Utju Sumintasastra born?

a. In 1947 c. In 1967

b. In 1957 d. In 1977


6. What is the purpose of writing the text above?

a. To show the kindness. c. To ask for helps.

b. To express thanks d. To show symphaty.

7. We use the expression ….

a. before we do our activities

b. when the others need our helps

c. before we accept someone’s help

d. after we get helps from the others

Pro: Andy


You deserve it.

You’re really the winner. We’re proud of you.

Tika and friends.

8. What is the purpose of the text?

a. To invite someone.

b. To congratulate someone.

c. To give information.

d. To find information.

9. What makes Tika and her friends proud of?

a. Andi has graduated from school.

b. Andi has passed the exam.

c. Andi has got a prize.

d. Andi has won a contest or game.

10. “You deserve it.” What does the word “you” refer to?

a. Tika c. Tika and friends

b. Andy d. Tika and Andy

Hello, Felix

How’s going?

We’re waiting for your coming.

Please, go home soon.

Miss you so much

Hana, your beloved sister

Mom and Dad

. What is the purpose of the text?

a. To greet Felix. c. To give an advice.

b. To warn Felix. d. To give an opinion.

12. Who is Felix?

a. Hana’s father. c. Hana’s cousin.

b. hana’s uncle. d. Hana’s brother.

Dear Tiara,

Congratulations on your achievement

in mathematics! You’re really the best.

Keep up the good work!


13. What is the purpose of the text?

a. To invite someone. c. To suggest someone.

b. To ask for something. d. To congratulate someone.

14. From the text, we can conclude that ….

a. Tiara gets the highest score in mathematics

b. Tiara congratulates Rianti for her best effort

c. Tiara likes mathematics very much

d. Rianti is the cleverest student in mathematics

Finally, you did it!

You have finished your study with cum laude.

Your achievement proves you’re the best!

You really deserves it, buddy.


Finally, you did it!

You have finished your study with cum laude.

Your achievement proves you’re the best!

You really deserves it, buddy.


15. The writer send this card because ….

a. he graduated from his high school

b. he got the best achievement at school

c. his friend has won a competition

d. his friend has graduated with the best achievement

16. “ You really deserves it.”

What does the word it refer to?

a. Congratulations c. Study

b. The best achievement d. buddy

To: Panji

You have won the badminton competition impressively. Congratulations on you success!

Your pal,


17. What is the card about?

a. Expressing gratitude. c. Congratulating someone.

b. Inviting someone. d. Asking for clarification.

Read the text and answer questions 18 and 19.

Dearest Ira,







Devis and Elga.

18. Who got the first winner of the story telling contest?

a. Ira did. c. Elga did.

b. Devi did. d. Ira and friends.

19. The word “contest” has the same meaning as ….

a. game c. show

b. match d. competition

It’s your special day today!

Many happy returns of the day

The text is ….

a. expression of regret at the dead of someone

b. greetings said to someone on their birthday

c. good wishes on someone promotion

d. greetings said for newborn baby


Congratulation on your success to pass the examination.

May today’s success just the beginning of your long-life achievement and happiness.

Remember the challenges are waiting for you in the coming senior high school.

Your best friend,


21. What is the writer’s purpose to write the text?

a. To ensure one’s happiness.

b. To entertain someone.

c. To have a good time.

d. To congratulate her friend.

22. The text shows that Windy Setiady has just finished

her … school.

a. university c. junior hugh

b. elementary d. senior high

To: David

Hear you’re moving on and moving up!

Make me proud of you and honestly …

I’m very happy for you


Uncle Ben

23. Uncle Ben felt … when he sent the card to David.

a. Jealous. c. Pleased.

b. Furious. c. Seared.

24. The purpose of the text is ….

a. to show that Uncle Ben is an honest man

b. to congratulate David on his new job

c. to ask David to change hic job

d. to express dissatisfaction