A TRANSLATION ANALYSIS OF SLANG WORDS IN THE SUBTITLE OF THE MOVIE WILD CHILD

A’isyah, Nor Lutfiyana (2013) A TRANSLATION ANALYSIS OF SLANG WORDS IN THE SUBTITLE OF THE MOVIE WILD CHILD. Other thesis, UNIVERSITAS SEBELAS MARET.

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    Abstract

    Nor LutfiyanaA’isyah 2013.A Translation Analysis of Slang Words in the Subtitle of the Movie “Wild Child”.Thesis: English Department Program, Faculty of Letters and Fine Arts. SebelasMaret University. This research focuses on the analysis of translation techniques and also to asses the translation quality, from the aspects of accuracy and acceptability of slang words translation in the subtitle of the movie, “Wild Child” This research is descriptive qualitative reseach. The data source of the research is “Wild Child” movie, both dialogues in source language and its translation. There are 113 data which are taken to be data. The finding of this research reveals that there are seven techniques applied by the translator in translating slang words in Wild Child movie. These include established equivalent technique, euphemism technique, variation technique, omission technique, borrowing technique, Literal translation technique, and addition technique. The most frequently applied technique in the translation of the movie is literal translation technique. It is applied to 38 data (33,62%). Meanwhile, the second most commonly applied technique in translating the slang words in the movie is established equivalent technique. From 113 data, there are 37 data (32, 7%) data translated using this technique. While the third most commonly used technique to translate the slang words is translation by using omission technique. It is applied to 17 data (15, 0%). The fourth rank technique applied to 6 data (5, 3%) is borrowing technique. While, the fifth rank technique applied to 6 data (5, 3%) is translation by using variation technique. The sixth technique applied to 7 data (6, 19%) is euphemism technique. The last technique applied in translating slang words in “Wild Child” movie is addition technique. It is only applied to 2 data (1, 76%). The analysis of accuracy shows that the level of accuracy is considered to be accurate. From 113 data, there are 92 accurate data, 7 less accurate data, and 14 inaccurate data. Meanwhile, the analysis of acceptability shows that the level of acceptability is considered to be acceptable. From 113 data there are 90 acceptable data, 16 less acceptable data, and 7 unacceptable data.

    Item Type: Thesis (Other)
    Subjects: P Language and Literature > PE English
    Divisions: Fakultas Sastra dan Seni Rupa > Sastra Inggris
    Depositing User: Nisaa Adlia Adani
    Date Deposited: 03 May 2014 18:47
    Last Modified: 03 May 2014 18:47
    URI: https://eprints.uns.ac.id/id/eprint/13742

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