Wanastra Vol. III No. 1, Maret 2012, ISSN:2086-6178
News style is the prose style used for news reporting in mass media such as newspaper, radio and television that encompasses the way how the story written. News style reflected not only in the vocabulary and sentence structure but also in which the stories present the information in terms of relative audience (news value).A well designed news style not only helps the reader visualize the eventsbut also moves them to the events presented in written text. It is clear that news style is not only supposed to show and tell the news but also fulfilled the basic principle of news accuracy, brevity, and clarity. In this paper the writer explains about the news style includes the news value, news structure, and the story structure. The object of analysis is taken from the Jakarta Post article entitled “Israel Sets up Raid Inquiry, Turkey Wants UN Probe”.
News Style, News Value, News Structure, Story Structure