Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Language, Literature, Culture, and Education (ICOLLITE 2020)

The Form and Use of Dysphemism in Hoax

Authors
Agus Ari Iswara, Ni Nyoman Ayu J. Sastaparamitha
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Agus Ari Iswara
Available Online 17 December 2020.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.201215.005How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Dysphemism, form, use, hoax, fake news, false news
Abstract

This study focused on analysing dysphemism found in hoax. The previous studies on forms and use of dysphemism in the grammatical units, and yet did not use hoaxes as the object of the research. This qualitative research relies on data documented from website cekfakta.com and turnbackhoax.id. Data were verified, processed, and analysed using the theory of Semantic. The result was presented with brief descriptions. The result indicates the hoax makers used seven forms of dysphemism: taboo language, curse, human and animal comparison, physical character, the term mental abnormalities, -IST dysphemism, and dysphemism with characters or occupations that have negative images. Dysphemism in the hoaxes was used for insulting, showing dislike, giving negative descriptions, expressing anger, showing disapproving, showing disrespect, criticizing, exaggerating something, blaspheming, showing something that was of low value, and showing astonishment.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Language, Literature, Culture, and Education (ICOLLITE 2020)
Series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
17 December 2020
ISBN
978-94-6239-303-5
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.201215.005How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2020, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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