Politeness Performed by Four Female in 'Imperfect The Series'

Ike Revita, Rovika Trioclarise, Rafeah Legino
2022 Environment-Behaviour Proceedings Journal (E-BPJ)  
The article describes the politeness performed by four females depicted in the Series Imperfect. The objective is to describe the maxims of politeness utilized by the female characters in the Series. The data were the polite utterances of four females collected by note-taking. The analysis uses the theory of appropriateness and context. Among six maxims of politeness, these females only utilized three of them: generosity, agreement, and sympathy. Generosity is mainly used (50%) because the
more » ... es tried to minimize the benefit and maximize the cost in line with the women's language-- carefully speaking. Keywords: female; maxims; politeness eISSN: 2398-4287 © 2022. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRA cE-Bs by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. This is an open access article under the CC BYNC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/). Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians) and cE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies), Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia. DOI: https://doi.org/10.21834/ebpj.v7iSI8.3917
doi:10.21834/ebpj.v7isi8.3917 fatcat:2j6t2zskxbdx5fx2xyqiax7gvu