Language use of Jawareh in Cirebon

Fadlilah, Afi (2014) Language use of Jawareh in Cirebon. In: The 2nd ELITE International Conference, 10-11 October 2014, State Islamic College (STAIN) Palangka Raya Indonesia.

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The study aims to describe the use of Jawareh language used by sellers and buyers in the buying and selling interaction in the Sindang Market-Cirebon. This study is a descriptive study using an ethnographic approach to communication. The data used there are two, namely primary data in the form of speech events in buying and selling interaction in the Sindang market. The observation method which is a technique involed a conversation, refer to the technique, and recording techniques. Second data, supporting data in the form of an overview of the information of history, geographoc, social, cultural, and linguistic situation contained in the Market village assembly Lemahabang of Cirbeon which causes a multilingual society. Meanwhile, analysis of the data using the method of speech behavior (speech act analysis) as performed by Hymes developed by Wolf and Poedjosoedarmo. Jawareh language is Java language a half both of Sundanese and Indonesian which is used in the border region between the district speech in Cirebon-Brebes and Kuningan-Majalengka. It used depends on the relationship between the sellers and the buyers. The evidence suggests that although they are come from the same relation ethnic, if their relations (proximity / familiarity) are not familiar, so the utterances seem ordinary even they using Indonesian in interaction. RI (the mercents) and R2 (the buyer) who come from the Sundanese ethnic interact using the Sundanese and Indonesian, R1 and R2 who come from the Sundanese ethnic inteact using the Java language and Indonesian, whereas R1 and R2 who come from the Javanese ethnic interact using the Java language.

Item Type: Conference (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Jawareh language, speech events, Sindang Market
Subjects: 20 LANGUAGE, COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE > 2003 Language Studies > 200302 English Language
Divisions: Fakultas Tarbiyah dan Ilmu Keguruan > Jurusan Pendidikan Bahasa > Program Studi Pendidikan Bahasa Inggris
Depositing User: Prodi Tadris Bahasa Inggris
Date Deposited: 07 Apr 2018 08:40
Last Modified: 07 Apr 2018 08:40

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