Grammatical Errors found In Student Of English department’s Essay

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CHAPTERI

  INTRODUCTION

1.1. Backgroundof theStudy

  Manisgregariuoscreature,whichmeansthathe likestolivetogetherwith otherhumanssinceitishisnature.Everyindividualhastheirowninterestor needstosatisfy themselvesandthey canachieveitifthey areabletoliveinease withotherpeoplebecausethey needoneanother.Peacefulnesscanbecreated amongthemifthey haveagoodcommunication.Eachtimediscussingabout communication, languageis themostessentialtoolthatwilldeterminewhatkind of conditiontheywillhave.

  Humanisthehighestcreationamong othersandthegoodthingabout humanishiscreativity.Itisproventhroughthemediatheyapplytotransferevery ideatheyhaveintheirmindandshareittootherssobetterlifeisnotadream anymorebutitwillbecomereality.Allthis canbeimplementedunless agood communication ispartof principle in theirlife. Communication isan activitydone toexpresseverythingwhichappearswithinhumanmindand togetthereal meaning ofitsmessage,languageis usedtoexpressordeliverevery ideaso,there willbenomissunderstandingbetweenspeakerandhearer.“Languageis theability to

  

acquire and use complex systems ofcommunication, particularly thehuman

abilitytodoso,and alanguageisanyspecificexampleofsucha system”(https://en.wikipedia.org). Meanwhile, according to Owen (2008:1): “Languagecanbedefinedasasociallysharedcombinationsofthosesymbols

  andrulegovernedcombinationsofthosesymbols.”Itisobviousnow,language

  hasasystem,whichmeansthatithasbeenformulatedandithasapatternof whichmanhastofollowso,peoplecancomprehendhismessage.Speakingof language,therearemany elementsin itsothateverywrittenorspokenexpression conceivesmeaning.Study elaboratesallpartswhichinvolveintheprocessof languageformation islinguistics.

  Everybodyrealizes,wordswillmeannothingifthey ignorethegoverned combinationlanguageownsbecauseitisthecentralpointofcommunication.As ithas beenunderstood thatlanguageis likeabridgetoshareinformation thatman useintheirdaily activity.Towidenthecomprehensionaboutlinguistics,itis importanttolookwhatlinguist’sdefinition.“Linguisticsis thescienceof language,

  

including thesounds, words, and grammar

rules”(http://ielanguages.com).Languageisaproductofhumancreativity and

  linguistics is afieldtoanalyzeswhatelements aretakenwhenhestarts communicating.Every elementfoundininteractionthathedoeseveryday is elucidatedin linguistics subfields.

  Pronunciationand compositionofwordsconstitutethefundamentalof interaction.Pronunciationconcernstoarticulation,intonationwhilecomposition is an arrangment of words used to deliver meaningful statement, these are subfields of linguistics talking about. There are seven (7) main topics in linguistics, namely:Phonetics, Phonogy, Morphology, Syntax, Discourse

  

Analysis,Pragmatics,and Semantics.Ontheother words,it can bestatedthat language

can be calleda languagebecauseithasbeen passed thatphases.

  Relatingtothetitleofthis thesis,thewriterisgoingtogivedetail explanationofonesubfield,whichissyntax.“Syntax isthestudyoftheprinciples

  andprocesses bywhichsentences areconstructed inparticular languages”

  Chomsky(1971:45). Sincelanguageisagroupofsentenceswhichmanacquires fromhisenvironmentandappliesitasconnectingequipmenttobuildagood social life,writer(speaker) mustbe awareofhissentencesbecausereader (hearer) willbeconfusedormissunderstoodifheneglectstheprinciplesconstructing a sentenceandifithappens,themessagewillneverbeexcutedasitisexpected. Thismistake iscalled grammatical error.

  There isaruleorformationin making sentence that mustbefollowed so thatcommunicationcanrunperfectly,thenameofitsregulationinlanguageis grammar.Unfortunately,itisnoteasy tomake correctsentencesbasedon grammar,moreoverit isnothisnative language.Therearepartsofspeechin English, such as:noun, verb, adjective, adverb, pronoun, preposition,

  conjunction,interjection, and sometimesnumerical,articleordeterminer

  (https://en.wikipedia.org). This speechhas its ownfunction insentenceand there aremany kindsofsentencepeoplewriteorutterwhenthey dointeraction.Inthis case,languageusermustrecognizewhatsentencehewouldliketoexpressin ordertoplaceeachspeechontherightposition,choosetheappropriatewords, andusecomprehensivesentencetoavoidapplying differentwordsbuthasthe samemeaning. Even thoughithas beenknownyetEnglish learners stillmake mistakes when theytryto speak their mind in English.

  Basedontheexplanation above,thewriterwill analyzesomegrammatical errorsfoundinstudentsofEnglishDepartment’s essay.Englishisnotsomething newforIndonesiastudentsyetitisstilldifficultforsomeofthemtospeakor writegrammatically.Thisthesiswillconvey whatkindsofgrammaticalerrorare donebyEnglishDepartment’s Studentsand whatkindsofmistake theydoin their essaysand the last, what the effectsof it.

  1.2. Problemsof theStudy

  Question research of thethesisareasfollowed:

  1. What are types of grammatical error found in Students of English

  Department’sEssay?

  2. WhatisthemostdominantofgrammaticalerrorfoundinStudentsof

  English Department’sEssay?

  3. WhatistheimpactofgrammaticalerrorfoundinStudentsofEnglish

  Department’sEssay?

  1.3. Objectivesof theStudy

  In accordancewithproblems of thestudy,theseareobjectives of thestudy which aregoingto achieve:

  1. TofindoutthetypesofgrammaticalerrorfoundinStudentsofEnglish Department’sEssay.

  2. To find out the mostdominant typeofgrammatical error found in Students of English Department’sEssay.

  3. TodescribetheimpactofgrammaticalerrorfoundinStudentsofEnglish Department’sEssay.

1.4.Scopeof theStudy

  Languageiscreatedby humanbecausethey really needitfor communicating.Togettheaimofcommunicating,therearemany rulesthatmust be concerned, and this rule is called grammar. Each timeanalyzing about grammar,itwilltakea long time,so thewriterhasdecided to limit the analysis.

  Relatingtothethesis,thewriteronlyspotlightsgrammaticalerrorson:Subject Verb

  Agreement, Singular Plural, To Infinitive, Passive Voice, Forms of Adjective, Redundancy, Preposition, ParallelStructure, andMisplaced Word.

  Sinceananalysisneedsanobjectasanalysismaterial,thewriterhaschosen20 students’essayofEnglishDepartment, UniversityofSumateraUtaraasobjectof thestudy. There arenine typesofgrammatical error as focusof thisthesisbecause afterselectingandfinallychoosingitasobjectoftheanalysis,thewriterhas found that mostofthemistakeareonthosenine types.

1.5. Significanceof theStudy

  Grammaticalerroristitleofthis analysis.Itcanbesurethatthisisnot something newforstudents,especially,thestudentsofEnglishDepartmentof SumateraUtaraUniversity. Thewriter isinterested in analyzing thistopicbecause many ofstudentswholearnoruseEnglishastheirsecondlanguagestillmakethe samemistakes.Bybringingitasmainpointoftheanalysis,thewriterhopesthat itwillhelpEnglishlearnerstounderstandmoreandmay applytherightgrammar when theydo interactionin English.

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