THE POLITENESS STRATEGIES USED BY THE MAIN CHARACTERS IN JUSTICE LEAGUE FILM

Suryanita Suryanita, Edward Edward

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ABSTRACT

The purpose of this thesis is to describe and investigate the politeness strategies used by the main characters in Justice League film. The type of the research is descriptive qualitative. In writing the article, the writer uses library research. The primary sources of data in this research were collected from the dialogue script of Justice League film. Therefore, the writer uses Brown and Levinson theory as its theoretical framework to find which politeness strategies are used by the main characters. The findings showed that almost all of the main characters used politeness strategies, namely bald-on-record strategy, positive politeness strategy, negative politeness strategy, and off-record strategy. The total number of strategies used is ninety dialogues. The most politeness strategy used by the main characters in the film is bald on record strategy with the total 37 dialogue.

Keywords: politeness strategies, Justice League film

 

ABSTRAK

Tujuan dari skripsi ini adalah untuk mendeskripsikan dan menyelidiki strategi kesantunan yang digunakan oleh karakter utama dalam film Justice League. Jenis penelitian ini adalah penelitian deskriptif kualitatif. Penulis menggunakan studi pustaka dalam penulisan artikel ini. Sumber data utama dalam penelitian ini dikumpulkan dari dialog dari naskah film Justice League. Oleh karena itu, penulis menggunakan teori Brown dan Levinson sebagai kerangka teorinya untuk menemukan strategi kesantunan yang digunakan oleh karakter utama dari film ini. Temuan menunjukkan bahwa hampir semua karakter utama menggunakan strategi kesantunan, yaitu strategi bald-on-record strategi positive politeness, strategi negative politeness, dan off-record strategy. Jumlah total strategi yang digunakan adalah sembilan puluh dialog. Namun, strategi kesantunan yang paling banyak digunakan oleh tokoh utama dalam film Justice League adalah strategi bald on record dengan total 37 dialog.

Kata kunci: strategi kesopanan, Justice League film


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DOI: https://doi.org/10.24815/jbs.v16i2.25598

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