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An Analysis Of Conversational Implicatures In Novel The House On Mango Street By Sandra Cisneros

Nurjannah, Syifa Baiti (2022) An Analysis Of Conversational Implicatures In Novel The House On Mango Street By Sandra Cisneros. Undergraduate thesis, IAIN Metro.

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Verbal communication is one of important parts of human’s life. One study that deals with verbal communication is pragmatics. The researcher choose this novel because it tells about some words that implied by the character in the daily conversation between closed people. It is necessary to study how the implicature is working, in order to understand what implied meaning that is found by the utterance in the novel. The main objective of this study is to find out the kinds of conversational implicature and to determine the maxim of conversational implicature in the novel.

The method used in this research is descriptive qualitative method. The data resources of this research is the novel The House On Manggo Street by Sandra Cisneros, and some books were used to analyze and support this research. In collecting the data, the writer used documentation as the instrument. The analysis data of this research is used analytic procedures.

The result of this study indicate that; The first, there are 8 data included generalized conversational implicature. Then, 7 data about particuralized conversational implicature. The last, there are 15 data included maxim violation. There are 4 data included maxim of quantity. There are 3 data of maxim of quality and maxim of manner. Then, there are 5 data included maxim of relation.

The implication of this research is to give understanding on the term of implicature to readers whom would like to know more about it.

Key Word : Conversational Implicature, The House On Manggo Street, Novel

Item Type: Thesis (Undergraduate)
Subjects: Pendidikan Bahasa Inggris
Divisions: Fakultas Tarbiyah dan Ilmu Kependidikan > Pendidikan Bahasa Inggris
Depositing User: Siti Ma'ani IAIN Metro
Date Deposited: 18 Aug 2022 08:42
Last Modified: 18 Aug 2022 08:42

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