SPEECH ACT THEORY IN ARTHUR MILLER’S DRAMA “THE CRUCIBLE”

EXPOSURE : JURNAL PENDIDIKAN BAHASA DAN SASTRA INGGRIS

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Title SPEECH ACT THEORY IN ARTHUR MILLER’S DRAMA “THE CRUCIBLE”
 
Creator Mulyanto, Mulyanto
 
Subject English Literature
Speech Act, Drama, The Crucible
 
Description The research intends not only to describe the functions of the speech acts used by the main characters in Arthur Miller’s drama,The Crucible but also to identify the illocutionary of the speech actsand to identify the illocutionary and functions of the speech acts dominant in Arthur Miller’s drama, The Crucible. Based on the research findings, it is found that The first scene occurs at the beginning of Act II in John Proctor's house. The second scene occurs in Act IV in John Proctor's prison cell near the end of the play before he chooses to be hanged with honor rather than live with shame.  Both scenes include an act of request, to confess in the first instance or to approve of an act of confession in the second.  In both scenes, the hearer declines the request. 
 
Publisher Universitas Muhammadiyah Makassar
 
Contributor Literature Study
 
Date 2019-05-13
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article

 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://journal.unismuh.ac.id/index.php/exposure/article/view/2061
 
Source EXPOSURE : JURNAL PENDIDIKAN BAHASA INGGRIS; Vol 8, No 1 (2019): Exposure; 101-115
2502-3543
2252-7818
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://journal.unismuh.ac.id/index.php/exposure/article/view/2061/pdf
https://journal.unismuh.ac.id/index.php/exposure/article/downloadSuppFile/2061/247
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2019 EXPOSURE : JURNAL PENDIDIKAN BAHASA DAN SASTRA INGGRIS
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0
 

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