The portrayal of gender difference toward swear word: an investigation of words and expressions used by Indonesian students

Journal of Research on English and Language Learning (J-REaLL)

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Title The portrayal of gender difference toward swear word: an investigation of words and expressions used by Indonesian students
 
Creator Aisyah, Siti
Chairuddin, Chairuddin
Athena, Tera
 
Subject linguistics
Swear Word; Word Choice; Gender; Students
pragmatics
 
Description The society in using language is susceptible to any type of word including the expression of swear word. This research aims to determine of the types in swear word use based on the gender of its use in communication. Descriptive qualitative is used as a research approach and its application uses phenomenology methods. The data are from male and female students by matching them to Wardhaugh’s and Jay’s list of swear word. Students of elefth social three are selected for this research. Analysis of the results of gender-based reviews shows that men are stronger in the use of swear word forms. In contrast to women who are more aggressive and talk much only in their groups. Sex, death, excretion, bodily functions, religious matters, politics, mother-in-law, animals, nicknames are more widely used by men. For the types of rude comments women use more. This is indicated by their words and expressions that are more feminine and long-winded. Finally, the swear word which is included in this taboo word is used sometimes not the same for men and women.
 
Publisher Universitas Islam Malang
 
Contributor
 
Date 2020-07-06
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article
case study
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://riset.unisma.ac.id/index.php/JREALL/article/view/6747
10.33474/j-reall.v1i2.6747
 
Source Journal of Research on English and Language Learning (J-REaLL); Vol 1, No 2 (2020): Journal of Research on English and Language Learning (J-REaLL); 113-118
27215016
27215024
10.33474/j-reall.v1i2
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://riset.unisma.ac.id/index.php/JREALL/article/view/6747/5600
 
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students
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 chairuddin chairuddin
 

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