Reinvestigating the attitude of youth generation in using language (A case of Aceh language in langsa: Sociolinguistic study)
Maria Ulfa, Elitaria Bestri Siregar, Mhd Pujiono
This study deals withreinvestigating the attitude of youth generation in using language. It employs qualitative research design with a case study. This study aims to describe: 1) How Aceh Language Ability related to Attitude in Using Language by Teenager 2) How the attitude of teenager in Using Aceh language. The subjects were 31 children of intermarriage family, which the ages range between 15-26 years old. The instruments used of this study were questionnaire and interview the data were analyzed by Miles and Hubberman’s data analysis. From analysis found that domain of language that use by teenager include 1) Teenagers use AL in family domain in most of the time,2) next Teenagers use IL most of the time in Education domain and 3) Most of teenagers use IL in Religion domain and 4)the same quantity teenagers use AL and IL in friendship domain. There are 49 % have positive attitude and 51 % have negative attitude.