Annisa, Ulhasanah and Yusrita, Yanti and Nova, Rina (2016) AN ANALYSIS SLANG WORDS IN SCARY MOVIE. Diploma thesis, Universitas Bung Hatta.

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This research study aims to identify slang words used in the Scary Movie and the purpose of the research describe the types of slang, context and meaning. Slang is informal language that created and used by a particular group of people in a community. The development of slang language is influenced by dynamic changes of meaning in any periods and the phenomenon of language that occur in the community. The writer answers research question by using data analysis. First, this is about types of slang that the writer theory uses Coleman (2014), second, this is about the theory of meaning uses which is explained by Kerraf (1986:28) for denotative meaning and Kerraf (1986:45) for connotative meaning, and the last research question about the context is from Crabtree (1991:223). Theoretically, this research give a contribution to linguistic study especially on Sociolingustics that exist in Scary Movie. The method used in this study was the qualitative method. Based on the analysis, it is found that there are two forms of slang; word and phrase. The types of slang can be seen in this movie such as teenager slang, vulgar slang, sex slang and hip hop slang. Slang can be a contribution in the development language that probably it will be a new english vocabularies in the future. Keyword: slang, contexts, types of slang, meaning

Item Type: Thesis (Diploma)
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PR English literature
Divisions: Fakultas Ilmu Budaya > Sastra Inggris
Depositing User: Erlya Wahyuni
Date Deposited: 23 Jan 2024 07:46
Last Modified: 23 Jan 2024 07:46

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