Mr. Jackson is an American teacher, but he lives and works in Denpasar. He teaches English at SMP 8. He is a very good teacher. His students like him. His wife is an Indonesian. She comes from Medan. They have one son and one daughter. The children go to a primary school. Mr. Jackson’s house is made of wood. Ithas five rooms : a kitchen, a bathroom, a living room and two bedrooms. The Jacksons has a house maidto help Mrs Jackson to do the house work. The maid comes from Bantul.
Mrs. Abdurrahman is a doctor. She has a sharp nose, wavy hair and creamy yellow skin. Mrs. Abdurrahman is tall, slim and beautiful. Mrs. Abdurrahman works in a big hospital in the city. She works from at eight o'clock in the morning until five at noon. Everyone likes her.
Rock music is part of popular music today. It is played and listened in almost every countries in the world. Rock and roll was the name given to the music that developed in the early 1950’s. It is believed that the term rock and roll was first used by a disk jockey, Alan Freed. In 1955, records of a young singer fromTennessee, Elvis Presley, were heard across the US. After he appeared on nation-wide television, Elvis Presley’s singing and his performing style came to mean rock and roll all over the world.Then came Bill Haley and The Comets. Rock mainly became the music of the young. They understood its beat and sound, and its lyrics.
Riana has made some fruit kebabs. She wants Angga to taste them.“Hi, Angga. Care to taste this?”“What is it? It looks so delicious.”“Well, I call this fruit kebab.”“Oh I see. How do you make them?”“It’s easy. I saw the recipe in my mom’s magazine.”“Great!” Of course I’ll taste it”
The Leaning Tower of Pisa Thousands of people visit Pisa’s famous tower each year and wonder just howmuch longer it can exist without falling. Millions of dollars have been spent to stop the tower crashing to the ground. Soft, shifting soil has always been the tower’s problem. Recently, it was discovered that the tower had moved two millimeters. This was a great setback because engineers had previously corrected about twenty millimeters of the lean by using an inventive underground cables idea to straighten the tower. Pisa would hate to lose its precious Campo dei Miracoli and the tourist dollars.
I am Denny. I am in year 1 SMP Puring. I go to school on foot. I wear a uniform to school. I wear a white shirt and a pair of blue shorts.
I know there are many young men who would like to become astronauts, space explorers or scientists, or, atleast to work in a space program. But, to do so you will have to prepare and to work hard. There is no other way. In the space field, mathematics and science are of the most importance. These are subjects to which future astronauts must pay special attention in school. I don't mean that the other subjects are not important. It's important to know about this world and its problems before you go off to other worlds. A strong foundation in mathematics and science is essential to be an astronaut. One cannot do without a completeunderstanding of nature, and of the earth. In space a slight mistake in mathematics can be fatal. Self control, discipline and mental strength are very important requirements for an astronaut. The good spirit of team work has to win over personal desires.
The Indonesian Archipelago Indonesia is a country in Southeast Asia that consists of more than 13,000islands. The islands lie along the equator and extend more than 5,000 kilometers. Many of the islands cover only a few square kilometers. But about a half of New Guinea and three quarters of Borneo also belong to Indonesia. Those islands are the second-and-third largest islands in the world, after Greenland.Many geographers divide the more than 13,600 islands of Indonesia into three groups: (1) the Greater SundaIslands, (2) the lesser Sunda Islands, and (3) the Mollucas. Indonesia also includes Irian Jaya, which is part of New Guinea.