CHAPTER I INTRODUCTION

This chapter presents the background of study, the statement of problem, the purpose of study, the significance of study, the scope and limitation, and definition of key term. 1.1 Background of the Study Sociolinguistic research is used to analyze the effect of language on society. It is an effort to find correlation between language and society, and observe any changes that occur on society. Chambers (in ardhaugh! states that sociolinguistics

is the study of the social uses of language ("##$%&&!. It can be describe that the study of sociolinguistics cannot be separated from language and social interaction. 'eople use it to communicate, it represents the social function of language and it can figure out as a mirror of society. It is very important for people to learn more about language. hen they interact and e(press their ideas, they use language contact and a

kind of language forms namely verbal communication. Clyne states that language contact is a multidimensional, multidisciplinary field in which interrelationship hold the key to the understanding of how and why people use language the way they do ("##)% &!. ithout language contact, people

could not use verbal communication to communicate each other. *urthermore, ardhaugh states that language varieties are created to make the languages are

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? 1.oys "5 movie.ay that being researched. (0agener / and Toteberg. Bad Boy& is the title of /ichael .ey Ter#& There are several key terms used in this study that must be clarified in this chance in order to avoid misunderstanding. .ad . It is used to show the e(pression or strong emotion and attitudes. ?.)e is a field that encompasses motion pictures as an art form or as part of the entertainment industry.ecause photographic film historically has been the primary medium for displaying moving images. (@honson% "##-! ".+ Def)n)t)on of the . 0e needs other characters to make the story more convincing and lifelike. -o. it refers to something that is taboo or stigmatized in the culture and should not be interpreted literally.esides. &--#!. Ana"y&)& is better approach to longer works and to prose work than an e(plication. (. 4. Taboo words are things or ideas that are not supposed to say or forbidden or discouraged by the people. academics often refer to this field as the study of film. (Aoesnosoebroto% &-BB% $! ). -)chae" Bay is the director of 2. The writer defines the key terms as follows% 1. "##"! $.nderson 1 and Trudgill. Bad "anguage is a damn language. . . -a)n character is the most important character in a story. This character cannot stand on his own.

$ C. whether pleasing or painful= disturbance or agitation of mind caused by a specific e(citing cause and manifested by some sensible effect on the body. "##B! . (0artmann. E#ot)on is a moving of the mind or soul= e(citement of the feelings.