Analysis of Illocutionary Act on Instagram Status of Students English department IAIN Kediri

Nuzul, Iva Kholilatun (2018) Analysis of Illocutionary Act on Instagram Status of Students English department IAIN Kediri. Undergraduate (S1) thesis, IAIN Kediri.

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Illocutionary act is the conventional force association with the uttering of the word in particular of the content. There are five types of illocutiary act based on Serle’s theory. Those are expressive act, directive act, assertive act, representative act, and commisive act. The present study aimed to know the types of illocutionary act on Instagram and the most commonly use illocutionary act on Instagram. The status updates were analyzed through Searle’s speech act framework. The sample comprised 68 status of group Students IAIN Kediri were collected for 2 month and then the data were organized into five categories based on Seale’s theory. There are sixty-eight of Instagram status analyzed above. Based on Searle’s theory, five categories of illocutionary act. The result of the analysis, It has been found five types of illocutionary act, those are 28 (41%) expressive acts, 26 (39%) directive acts, 3 (4%) assertive acts, 5 (7%) Commissive acts, and 6 (9%) representative acts. It can be concluded that he dominant classification of illocutionary act in Instagram update in expressive act. The result revealed that status were most frequently construct with expressive act. In addition Based from the data analysis, the researcher finds the most popular illocutionary act in Instagram status is expressive act as much as 28 (41%) data. Expressive act tells about what the writer on Instagram feeling about their personal emosion and psycholocical states. So many statuses on Instagram use expressive because Instagramer are expressed their feeling of sad, sorrow, happiness and grateful in Instagram.

Item Type: Thesis (Undergraduate (S1))
Subjects: 20 LANGUAGE, COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE > 2001 Communication and Media Studies > 200105 Organisational, Interpersonal and Intercultural Communication
Divisions: Fakultas Tarbiyah > Jurusan Tadris Bahasa Inggris
Depositing User: Operator Repository
Date Deposited: 14 Oct 2019 02:31
Last Modified: 14 Oct 2019 02:31

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