Chabibilah, Ivan (2014) THE IMPORTANCE OF INTERGENERATIONAL TRANSMISSION OF LANGUAGE. In: International Seminar “Language Maintenance and Shift” IV ISSN; 2088-6799, 18 November 2014, hotel NEO Semarang.


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Language was firstly taught by our parents when we were a baby. From that moment,we improve our speaking skills through listening and imitating. That is the process we start our interaction with a language. People communicate and socialize throughlanguage they learn. As a matter of fact, there are thousands of languages spoken in the whole world. People from different region will speak in different language as well. Language represents the identity and existence of one tribe or country. So that’s why it correlates with the cultural background. People should make a system in using thelanguage continually as well as identifying the solution to every problems they mayhave. Therefore, the language won’t distinct among other languages. Parents play animportant role in maintaining one language by transmitting the culture to the nextgeneration. Furthermore, this study will discuss about the language maintenancethrough the aspects of intergeneration transmission, with the complexity of the problems that may occur in the real life.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Intergeneration, Transmission of Language, Language Maintenance
Subjects:P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics
Divisions:School of Postgraduate (mixed) > Master Program in Linguistic
ID Code:55671
Deposited By:Mr Wahyu Setia Budi
Deposited On:29 Aug 2017 10:32
Last Modified:15 Feb 2018 10:45

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