The purpose of Narrative text is to entertain, create or stimulate emotions, motivate, guide, and teach reader.
Narrative text usually has a moral value. A narrative text may include folktales, myths, legends, etc.
The Generic Structure of Narrative Text
- Orientation : Introduces main characters, setting, and time. The opening paragraph introduces characters/ participants of the story and sets the scene( when/where ).
- Complication : the problem happens among the characters.
- Resolution : The problem is solved, for better or worse.