ESKAWATI , LINDA (2010)
Skripsi thesis, Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta .
The purposes of this research are to classify the types of deictic words, and to describe the referent of deictic words used in JK. Rowling’s Novel Harry Potter and The Prisoner of Azkaban. The object of the research is deictic words. The writer takes the data of deictic words found in JK. Rowling’s Novel Harry Potter and The Prisoner of Azkaban. In collecting data, the writer used documentation method. The procedures are as follows : reading the novel Harry Potter and The Prisoner of Azkaban, identifying the data included in the deictic words, noting the data based on the types of deictic words, encoding the data, taking the data and presenting them in data display. While in classifying the types of deictic words, the writer used Yule’s theory about types of deictic words. Then, in describing the referent of deictic words, the writer employs reported speech theory by Hurford and Brendan. The result of the research shows that 1) there are five types of deixis, namely, personal deixis, place deixis, time deixis, discourse deixis and social deixis. 2) There are five kinds of the referents in deixis, namely, the referent of personal deixis which refers to all the participants, the referent of place deixis which refers to Uncle Vernon’s house,the train and the office, the referent of time deixis which refers to the time when the utterance occurred. While, the referent of discourse deixis which refers to the referent that being made, and the referent of social deixis which refers to the social relationship between the speaker and addresses.
Jumat, 11 Maret 2011