TABOO LANGUAGEIN MAENGGI KI’S MY ID IS GANGNAM BEAUTY

  • Ariyanti Silaen Universitas Darma Agung
  • Wenilia Halawa Universitas Darma Agung
  • Desmalia Purba Universitas Darma Agung

Abstract

In this study, the researcher analyzes taboo language phenomenon in a comic  entitled My ID Is Gangnam Beauty especially on the kinds of  taboo language used  uttered by the characters with good academic background. The objectives of this research are to identify and describe the types of taboo language uttered by the characters of Maenggi Ki’s My ID Is Gangnam Beauty, to find out the most dominant types of taboo language of taboo language uttered by the characters in Maenggi Ki’s My ID Is Gangnam Beauty and to find out the reasons for the most dominant type of taboo language uttered by the characters in Maenggi Ki’s My Id Is Gangnam Beauty. The  researcher uses a descriptive qualitative method based on Batistella (2005) theory and Wardhaugh (2006) theory. The technique of analyzing data are: classifying, analyzing, discussing and reporting. Based on the result on the analysis, there are four types of taboo language that found in My Id Is Gangnam Beauty: Ephitet, Obscenity, Profanity, and Vulgarity. The most dominant type is Ephitets type which are found one hundred six (106) times out of 84 episodes. There are 4 the functions that can be reasons of most dominant taboo language is occur that found in My ID Is Gangnam Beauty: To Draw Attention to Oneself, To Show Contempt, To be Provoke, To Mock Authority out of 84 episodes.

Published
Oct 21, 2023
How to Cite
SILAEN, Ariyanti; HALAWA, Wenilia; PURBA, Desmalia. TABOO LANGUAGEIN MAENGGI KI’S MY ID IS GANGNAM BEAUTY. JURNAL LITTERA: FAKULTAS SASTRA DARMA AGUNG, [S.l.], v. 2, n. 2, p. 1 - 10, oct. 2023. ISSN 2657-0084. Available at: <http://jurnal.darmaagung.ac.id/index.php/littera/article/view/3871>. Date accessed: 14 june 2024. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.46930/littera.v2i2.3871.
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