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THE STUDY OF THE SYMBOLS ON FACEBOOK STATUS UPDATE USED BY FACEBOOKERS

Ilmimaghfiroh, Rizdia (2012) THE STUDY OF THE SYMBOLS ON FACEBOOK STATUS UPDATE USED BY FACEBOOKERS. Other thesis, University of Muhammadiyah Malang.

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Abstract

This research is aimed at investigating symbols and their meaning found in writing facebook status update. A descriptive qualitative research was used as design of the study and it was used to find out the data analyze it as well. The informant of this study was 30 facebookers in home pages of Rizdia’s facebook. In this study the researcher focused on symbols used by facebookers on facebook status update. The data were obtained through observation and documentation on facebook satus update. This study showed that there were 47 kinds of symbols that were categorized into 10 symbols. They were 6 kinds of smile symbols (1) ٩(-̮̮̃-̃)۶, 2)【ツ】, 3) ;-), 4) ƪ(˘⌣˘)ʃ, 5) :)), 6) ┌(•̃͡⌣•̃͡)ʃ), 3 kinds of laugh symbols (1) :d :), 2) :D, 3)(~o ̄▽ ̄)~o), 10 kinds of sad symbols (1) :'( T_T, 2) :'( , 3) (╯︵╰,), 4) <:"( , 5) :( , 6) (-̩̩̩-̩̩̩-̩̩̩-̩̩̩___-̩̩̩-̩̩̩-̩̩̩-̩̩̩), 7) :(( , 8) (ˇ̩̩̩^ˇ̩ƪ), 9) (-̩̩̩⌣́_⌣̀-̩̩̩), 10) =( ), 5 kinds of devil symbols (1) (⋋▂⋌), 2) (‾.‾҂)┌П┐, 3) ┌П┐(•͡˘˛˘ •͡✗)┌П┐, 4) X_X, 5) > :D), 8 kinds of tired or sleepy symbols (1) (⌣́˛̯⌣̀), 2) (¬▂¬), 3) (¬˛Â¬), 4) ƪ("‾¸‾), 5) (¬˛ ¬”), 6) =D˘Â•˘, 7) ˘Â•˘=D, 8) (¬˛ ¬”) (̾˘̶̀̾̾ ̯˘̶́̾ ̾̾̾'̾̾)̾), 4 kinds of afraid symbols (1) @.@ , 2) v(*.*)^ ,3) :O, 4) ), 5 kinds of embarrassed symbols (1) ^_^, 2) >_<, 3) ^^, 4) (˘▿˘ʃƪ) (˘ʃƪ˘), 5) (^□^*)), 3 kinds of playful emotion symbols (1) :-P, 2) :/, 3) (︶ω︶)), 1 angel symbols (1) O:)), and the last is 2 kinds of mix symbols (1) ♥ and 2) ☆). The researcher also signified the symbols based on the form of the symbols, for example: smile (┌(•̃͡⌣•̃͡)ʃ)= ┌ ʃ means ears, •̃͡ •̃͡ means eyes and eyebrow, ⌣ means smile mouth.; laugh (:D )= : means eyes, D means laugh mouth; embarrassed (^_^ ) = ^^ means embarrassed eyes, _ means mouth; and many more.

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: Mr Ahmad Adi Husada
Date Deposited: 09 May 2016 08:25
Last Modified: 09 May 2016 08:25
URI : http://eprints.umm.ac.id/id/eprint/29301

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