TRAVERSE - Journal of Language and Applied Linguistics
Vol. 1 No. 2 (2020): Journal of Language and Applied Linguistics

Types of flouting maxim in lady bird movie

Dewi, Ni Komang Trisa (Unknown)
Utami, Ni Made Verayanti (Unknown)
Putri , Widiadnya (Unknown)

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Publish Date
29 Jul 2020


The aim of this study was to find out types of flouting maxim in Lady Bird movie by using theory conduct by Grice (1975). The data was collected from Lady Bird movie, this movie talked about teenager’s life. The data were collected by using library analysis method and analyzed by descriptive and qualitative method. The finding is presented in formal and informal way. Our findings show that there are four types were performed by the characters in Lady Bird movie. There were flouting maxim of quantity (47,7%), flouting maxim of quality (28,7%), flouting maxim of relevance (19%) and flouting maxim of manner (4,6%).

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Languange, Linguistic, Communication & Media Social Sciences


Journal of Language and Applied Linguistics (TRAVERSE) is a journal aims to be a peer-reviewed platform and an authoritative source of information. We publish original research papers, review articles and case studies focused on language teaching, learning and applied linguistics context. The scope ...