Jokes in Petra Christian University choir's members

Kurniawati, Herlina (2007) Jokes in Petra Christian University choir's members. Bachelor thesis, Petra Christian University.

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A Study of "Jokes in Petra Christian University Choir?s Members" is aLinguistic Semantic study that attempts to reveal the mechanism of jokes in PCUChoir?s members. One research question was formulated in order to accomplishthe research. This question tries to find out the mechanism of jokes and theambiguity in the jokes that creates pleasures because of the wittiness. Descriptivequalitative method was used to conduct this study. Taking notes was used ingathering the data. The writer became the main instrument in this research toobserve and analyze the data. The data in the analysis were divided based on theresolution in the mechanism of jokes. The finding shows the kinds of mechanismof jokes and its resolution. Through that study, the jokes were evaluated in orderto reveal the probable meanings; therefore they could be well understood and willnot be misinterpreted.

Item Type: Thesis (Bachelor)
Uncontrolled Keywords: joke, semantic, ambiguity
Depositing User: Admin
Date Deposited: 23 Mar 2011 18:48
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2011 20:48
URI: http://repository.petra.ac.id/id/eprint/169

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