BahasaInggris 1 Disusunoleh: PikirWisnuWijayanto, M.Hum FihrinZuhrufillah, M.Pd Yuningsih, S.S Prodi D3 ManajemenInformatika FakultasIlmuTerapan Universitas Telkom
Basic Competency : The students are able to show their ability of understanding the reading skills in English text • Topic : Reading Strategies • Sub topic : Inferring Missing Words, Topics, and Main Idea from Text • Meeting : 13th
Examples What the author said + what I know = my inference The weather had been scorching for weeks. Summer is the hottest time of the year. It is summer.
Examples What the author said + what I know = my inference Al took the lemonade out of the refrigerator. Al took out a pitcher of cold lemonade. You keep things cold in a refrigerator.
Examples What the author said + what I know = my inference Al wanted to drink a glass of lemonade. He got a glass out of the cupboard. People get out glasses when they want to drink something.
Make an Inference! • What does this image tell me?
Make Another Inference Miss White has recess duty. Jacob finds a frog, picks it up, and runs over to show it to Miss White. Miss White screams, jumps, and runs as fast as she can into the school. What can you infer from this passage? What are the “clues” in this passage?
References Gunning, Thomas (2010). A step by step program for developing higher level skills in struggling readers. International Reading Association Harmer, Jeremy (2004). Just. Marshall Cavendish Ltd • Louis, St Rubena and Pereira, Silvia (2010). Focus on reading. Rubena St. Louis: Venezuela Mikulecky, Beatrice S (1996). More Reading Power. Longman William, E (1984). Reading in the language classroom. Addison-Wesley Publishing Company
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