METAPHOR USED IN SPORTS ARTICLES IN THE JAKARTA POST ONLINE NEWSPAPERS

HERLIN JUMANTIR, AI150303 and Bahren, Bahren and Hage, Erwin (2019) METAPHOR USED IN SPORTS ARTICLES IN THE JAKARTA POST ONLINE NEWSPAPERS. Skripsi thesis, UIN Sulthan Thaha Saifuddin Jambi.

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Abstract

This research analyzes the metaphor used in sports articles in The Jakarta Post online newspapers. The metaphor which is used makes the readers having many interpretations about the content of information. It is often found the words or phrases the readers rarely seen before. This research focuses to find the types of metaphor and the function of each type of metaphors the writer found on the data in sports articles in The Jakarta Post online newspapers. The writer uses George Lakoff and Mark Johnson (1992) and John Searle (2014) theory as the main theories. By those theories, the writer is easier in determining the metaphor. Considering those theories are suitable to help the writer in analyzing the data. Those consist of the types of conceptual metaphor which are used to classify the metaphor into three and to identify the functions of the metaphor. It is a qualitative research that uses descriptive method. The writer found the reliable and valid data based on the theory. Besides, the writer uses technique of documentation to collect the data then technique of interactive analysis by Miles and Huberman model to analyze the data. The result of this research is the writer found types of metaphor in sports articles in The Jakarta Post online newspapers that is Structural metaphor 7 (32%), Orientational metaphor 5 (23%) and Ontological metaphor 10 (45%). So, the writer found the dominant metaphor or the metaphor which is most frequently used is Ontological metaphor. Finally, the writer knew that the functions of metaphor used in those articles are assertive 15, directive 13 and expressive 9 based on pragmatics functions. This research shows that the journalists use metaphor for stating, telling, describing, commanding, congratulating, thanking, and welcoming.

Item Type: Thesis (Skripsi)
Keywords / Katakunci: Metaphor, Sport Article, The Jakarta Post, Online Newspaper
Subjects: 700 Kesenian, Hiburan dan Olahraga
000 Karya Umum > 070 Jurnalisme, Surat Kabar > 070.4 Jurnalisme, Jurnalistik, Pers
Divisions: Fakultas Adab dan Humaniora > Sastra Inggris
Depositing User: Murjoko S.Kom
Date Deposited: 09 Apr 2020 08:59
Last Modified: 09 Apr 2020 08:59
URI: http://repository.uinjambi.ac.id/id/eprint/1180

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