Toward socio-contextual perspective: A case in analyzing texts

International Journal of Linguistics, Literature and Culture

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Title Toward socio-contextual perspective: A case in analyzing texts
Creator Hidayanti, Ni Nyoman Ayu Tri
Subject English
social context
text organization
text structure
Description The purpose of this study is to analyze the social context, the text organization, and the text structure. The data that are analyzed in this study are taken from the book entitled Tales of Wisdom. There are two main texts are used in this study. The theory used was Halliday (1978) advocated placing the context of situation into a broader social context. The result of this study revealed that all of the elements of the context of situation (field, tenor, mode) were found in the texts. Both of the texts were well organized seen from the text organization including starting (orientation), content (complication), and ending (resolution).  In terms of text structure, the use of reference and conjunction were frequently occurred. Of the four sub conjunctions, only three sub conjunctions were appeared and additive is the most one of all. 
Publisher Scientific and Literature Open Access Publishing
Date 2021-03-30
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Format application/pdf
Source International journal of linguistics, literature and culture; Vol. 7 No. 2: March 2021; 98-110
Language eng
Rights Copyright (c) 2021 International journal of linguistics, literature and culture

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