Analisis Gaya Bahasa dalam Novel Introver Karya M. F Hazim
This study aims to describe the language style contained in the novel Introvert by M.F. Hazim. The problem that will be explored in this research is what language style is contained in the novel Introvert by M.F. Hazim. The method used in this research is the descriptive qualitative research method. This research describes or describes what is the problem, then analyzes and interprets the existing data. The data used in this study are words, sentences, discourse related to the language style contained in the novel Introvert by M.F. Hazim Yang. The data source used is the novel Introvert by M.F. Hazim which consists of 272 pages and published by the publisher PT Pustaka Alvabet, IKAPI members. The data technique used in this research is reading comprehension and understanding the contents of the novel, which then identifies the data by marking the sentences which are the research material. Furthermore, the data processing stage is carried out by performing data reduction, data classification, data description, and data interpretation. The data analysis technique used is a flow analysis model, which includes three components, namely data reduction, data presentation, and drawing conclusions. The results of this study indicate that: (1) Novel Introverts use comparative and contradictory styles; (2) Comparative language styles in the novel Introvert contain eight types of comparative language styles simile, metaphor, personification, hyperbole, metonymy, pleonasm, tautology, and epithet. (3) The language style of conflict in the novel Introverts, namely the antithesis language style, and the language style litotes. (4) The dominant comparative language style used in the novel Introverts is the type of personified language style that describes eighteen language style data. (5) The language style of contradiction that is used predominantly in the novel Introvert is a type of antithetic language that can be used by three language style data.