Proceedings of International Conference of Social Science, ICOSS 2018, Denpasar, Indonesia

Research Article

Speech act in English Interaction Used by Tour Guide in Bali

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  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/eai.21-9-2018.2281162,
        author={I Gusti Ayu Vina Widiadnya Putri and Dewa Ayu Devi Maharani Santika Devi},
        title={Speech act in English Interaction Used by Tour Guide in Bali},
        proceedings={Proceedings of International Conference of Social Science, ICOSS 2018, Denpasar, Indonesia},
        publisher={EAI},
        proceedings_a={ICOSS},
        year={2019},
        month={1},
        keywords={speech act traveler guide},
        doi={10.4108/eai.21-9-2018.2281162}
    }
    
  • I Gusti Ayu Vina Widiadnya Putri
    Dewa Ayu Devi Maharani Santika Devi
    Year: 2019
    Speech act in English Interaction Used by Tour Guide in Bali
    ICOSS
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.21-9-2018.2281162
I Gusti Ayu Vina Widiadnya Putri1,*, Dewa Ayu Devi Maharani Santika Devi1
  • 1: STIBA Saraswati
*Contact email: vina.ayu422@gmail.com

Abstract

This research analyzed about speech act since there are some tour guides usually escape their main duty when they handling the guest’s trip in Bali. We need to analyze about the classes of speech act that used by tour guide in Bali where it is the problem of this research. This research used the speech act theory by John L. Austin (1962). The data of this research have been taken from some of the Balinese Local Tour Guides; they usually handle the guest’s trip in Bali and use English frequently. The research method that had been used in collecting data was method of field research. They were collected by recording and interviewing some Balinese local tour guides that used English for the interaction. Based on the result of this research, the Balinese tour guide frequently use three classes of speech act such as locutionary, illocutionary, and perlocutionary act