English Used by Sellers on Campuhan Street, Ubud

Agustina, Desak Made Icha and Suarjaya, A. A Gede and Darmawan, I Kadek Agus (2021) English Used by Sellers on Campuhan Street, Ubud. In: ISSHE 2020, 25 November 2020, Kendari, Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia.

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This paper aimed to analyse about the English function and expression that uttered by sellers in five art shops for tourist. The sellers are used as the respondents of data sources are examined are is five persons. Those respondents are one man and four woman. Observing, interviewing and by recording or taking note are the methods of collecting the data. Then result of the research is presented as discussion engagingly by dissecting dependent on the theory applied. The Theory which is utilized to investigate the information is the theory language work which is mostly taken from Blundell (1982). Beside this theory, the theory of Leo Jones (1986) is used as supporting theory. Based on the data analysis, it can be conclude that in communicating with the tourist, the sellers at Campuhan, Ubud as participants need to utilize a few elements of English Expressions. The English expression which they have imparted to the traveler are the expression for the capacity of : (1) greeting (2) giving price (3) getting information (4) inviting someone, (5) offering things, and (6) thanking. The vast majority of the English expression utilized in their correspondence by the sellers to the tourists are informal and neutral communicated. As conclusion, most of sellers made ungrammatical language to convey the expression, but their purpose can be understood by the tourists when they serve the tourists in a friendly.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: english language; expression;function of english
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Depositing User: EAI Editor IV
Date Deposited: 06 May 2021 09:42
Last Modified: 06 May 2021 09:42
URI: https://eprints.eudl.eu/id/eprint/2980

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