First of all, I would like to thank to Allah SWT who has given me all of the blessing, mercy, talent and time, so that I can finish my thesis entitled “An Analysisof Transitivity Process of Inauguration Speeches of Two Prime Ministers of Australia: John Howard and Julia Gillard”.I would like to thank to the dean of Faculty of Letters, Drs. Syahron Lubis,M.A. also to Drs. H. Muhizar Muchtar, M.S. and Dra. Nurlela, M. Hum as the headand secretary of English Department, and to Bang Am for all of opportunities andfacilities that given to me and for all their attentions in all academic affairs.I would like to express my best and sincere thanks to my supervisor, Prof. Hj.T. Silvana Sinar, MA, Ph.D and my co-supervisor Dr. Drs. Eddy Setia, M.Ed. TESPfor having shared their valuable ideas, times, guidance and patience.My gratitude is also expressed to all of my lecturers in English Departmentwho taught me much and contributed the knowledge during the academic years.My lovely thanks are due to my beloved family, Drs. Mawardy Rasyid, (Alm)Siti Sabrina, Siti Omas Harahap and my beloved grandmother Hj. Juliana. All of my brothers and sisters for giving me the good times (and hard times too) so I can standhere as myself today. Special thanks and welcome to the new member of this family,the in – laws, niece and nephew, bang Hendra, kak Lia, bang Faiz, bang Andi, kak Neni, bang Heri, kak Siti, bang Duar, bang Kadir, Winda, Fizah, Evi, Santi, Jasmineand Dzulhanan.