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RAHMAWATI, RIZKANUR (2015) A STUDY ON MEANING OF “IT`S NOT GOOD BYE” SONG BY LAURA PAUSINI. Other thesis, University of Muhammadiyah Malang.


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Song is a kind of literary work which involves the idea of the writer. It is as the media of the writerto express or interpret their feeling. In this study, the researcher focuses on It`s not goodbye song by Laura Pausini. She is interested in this song because this song has predictable theme just by listening to the music. The purpose of this study is to describe the general and detail meaning and to find messages. This study uses descriptive design. The approach is objective approach. The object of the study is It`s not goodbye song by Laura Pausini. The instrument which is used to collect the data is the researcher itself (human instrument). Besides, the researcher uses data triangulation to support the validity of the findings. Based on the result of analysis, the general, detail meaning, and the messages that can be derived from the song It`s not goodbye are as follows. First, the result of general meaning of the song It`s not goodbye is about the parting between a girl and someone she loves and she hopes to meet her boy again. Seconds, the detail meaning are as follows: 1)the anxiety of a girl to the parting with someone she loves, 2)the belief to power of love that can bring someone she loves back, 3)the willingness of a girl to let her boy go, 4)becoming a strong girl is not as easy as we want, 5)the time can change all unpleasure condition and heal all painful in life,6)the girl keeps saying that her parting is not parting forever. Third is about the messages of the songIt`s not goodbye such as loveis a part of human beings` life, love between a boy and a girl will end and never lasting, all the sadness will be driven by the time, parting is not the end of everything and life must go on, every single meeting will end up with every single goodbye, we have to be faithful to keep our love and our relationship, the power of love can change every impossible thing becomes possible.

Item Type: Thesis (Other)
Subjects: L Education > L Education (General)
P Language and Literature > PE English
Divisions: Faculty of Teacher Training and Education > Department of English Language Education (88203)
Depositing User: CKO Repository
Date Deposited: 23 Mar 2016 02:57
Last Modified: 23 Mar 2016 02:57

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