Word formation in Slang Word Meanings in caption on @Lambe_Turah Instagram Account

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Sheryllia, Elvina (2019) Word formation in Slang Word Meanings in caption on @Lambe_Turah Instagram Account. Undergraduate thesis, UIN Sunan Ampel Surabaya.

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This research discussed about the meaning of slang word and how those slang words are formed with word formation. The data is gained from slang words that typed on caption of @lambe_turah instagram account. This social media account mostly contains offensive words. Thus the words is made up as slang words so the only several people know it. The researcher analyzed the data by the meaning and word formation. She collected the slang words which typed on caption of @lambe_turah instagram account posts during January 2018. Then she categorized the slang words where they belong to word formation. The researcher used George Yule’s theory to support her analysis. And also the writer read the comments from another accounts in every post to support detail information to gain more explanation about slang words. In this research, the researcher applied descriptive qualitative design. Thus, she found total 9 slang words in her data collection. The researcher made herself as an instrument is used to look for data, analysed, and concluded by herself. The writer choosed 9 slang words to be analyzed in the meaning by its context and word formation. The data are My Hubby, Gimmick, Baby, Hoax, Selfie, Kepo, Netizen, Unch-Unch, DM. The word formation process that formed slang words that found as data are Borrowing, Coinage, Acronym, Blending, and Reduplication.


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Item Type: Thesis (Undergraduate)
Sheryllia, Elvinasherylliaelvina@gmail.comUNSPECIFIED
Subjects: Bahasa Inggris
Media Massa
Keywords: Pembentuk Kata; bahasa gaul; bahasa slang; @lambe_turah; keterangan gambar
Divisions: Fakultas Adab dan Humaniora > Sastra Inggris
Depositing User: Sheryllia Elvina
Date Deposited: 12 Feb 2019 06:47
Last Modified: 12 Feb 2019 06:47
URI: http://digilib.uinsby.ac.id/id/eprint/29317

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