International Journal of Business and Social Science

ISSN 2219-1933 (Print), 2219-6021 (Online) DOI: 10.30845/ijbss

Types of Figurative Speech in Pangandaran Song Lyric
Setiyawati, Lia Maulia Indrayani, Rosaria Mita Amalia

The purpose of the study are to find out and analyze the types of figurative speech in “Pangandaran” song lyric.The methodology used in this study is descriptive qualitative by using the following stages: collecting the data, classifying the data, analyzing the data, and drawing the conclusion. Pangandaran song lyric is used as the data in this study. The theory of Keraf (2006) is used to analyze the types of figurative speech, while the theory of Leech (1990) is used to analyze about meaning. The result of this study shows that there are two types of figurative speech in the song lyric consisting of metaphor and personification. While the type of meaning in the song lyric is the affective meaning. Finally the result of the study is hoped to be a guide for readers who are interested to analyze the types of figurative speech especially in Sundanese song lyrics.

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