Speech Act Analysis on Walt Disney Film Entitled 'Frozen' (A Pragmatic Study)
- 10.2991/prasasti-18.2018.79How to use a DOI?
- linguistics; pragmatics; speech act; film
Film as one media of communication can deliver message to the audience. It has various genre which becomes interesting subject to investigate. The utterance on the film, especially children genre, which is used by the character can influence the language acquisition on children when they watch the film. This study tries to identify the types of speech act on film entitled Frozen through pragmatics approach. This film is chosen since it is very famous and one representation of children genre. This is descriptive qualitative study which reveals the data through the transcript of the utterance in the film entitled Frozen. In collecting the data, the writers transcribed the data comprehensively. The writers analyse the data of the speech act types on film entitled Frozen. There are four types of speech act which occur on film entitled Frozen. Those types are representative, expressive, directive, and commisive. Children can imitate and adopt those utterances which indicate one or more types of speech act. It gives the contribution to the children language acquisition.
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TY - CONF AU - Sukasih Ratna Widayanti AU - Kustinah Kustinah PY - 2018/08 DA - 2018/08 TI - Speech Act Analysis on Walt Disney Film Entitled 'Frozen' (A Pragmatic Study) BT - Proceedings of the Fourth Prasasti International Seminar on Linguistics (Prasasti 2018) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 429 EP - 433 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/prasasti-18.2018.79 DO - 10.2991/prasasti-18.2018.79 ID - Widayanti2018/08 ER -