Variety in Using Language and Dayak Bidayuh Language Reviewed from Society's Attitude as a Preservation of Language in the Border Region of West Kalimantan

Netty Yuniarti, Andoyo Sastromiharjo, Dadang Suhendar, Yeti Mulyati

Abstract

The purpose of study was to describe the variety of regional language and Dayak Bidayuh language used in the border of West Kalimantan. Regional language mainly used in governmental institution, and Dayah Bidayuh language mainly used as the daily language. The attitude of language use is very important for a person live in bilingual or multilingual society. This attitude in using language can influence someone to use certain language, such as members of Dayak Binayuh society, who lives in border region in West Kalimantan. Regional language and Dayah Bidayuh language are endangered, which caused by language shift from Dayak Bidayuh language to Malaysian language, because the society is located in the border region of Indonesia-Malaysia. Qualitative method with communication ethnography approach was used in this study. The research data sources are members of Dayak Bidayuh society in the border of West Kalimantan, and their speech were used as data in this study. The data in this study collected through observations, interviews, and documentation. The research results shows that the attitude of language use in Dayak Bidayuh society portrayed their effort in reserving their regional language and Dayah Bidayuh language, so as not to become extinct.

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Yuniarti N., Sastromiharjo A., Suhendar D. and Mulyati Y. (2017). Variety in Using Language and Dayak Bidayuh Language Reviewed from Society's Attitude as a Preservation of Language in the Border Region of West Kalimantan.In The Tenth Conference on Applied Linguistics and The Second English Language Teaching and Technology Conference in collaboration with The First International Conference on Language, Literature, Culture, and Education - Volume 1: CONAPLIN and ICOLLITE, ISBN 978-989-758-332-2, pages 705-709. DOI: 10.5220/0007173607050709


in Bibtex Style

@conference{conaplin and icollite17,
author={Netty Yuniarti and Andoyo Sastromiharjo and Dadang Suhendar and Yeti Mulyati},
title={Variety in Using Language and Dayak Bidayuh Language Reviewed from Society's Attitude as a Preservation of Language in the Border Region of West Kalimantan},
booktitle={The Tenth Conference on Applied Linguistics and The Second English Language Teaching and Technology Conference in collaboration with The First International Conference on Language, Literature, Culture, and Education - Volume 1: CONAPLIN and ICOLLITE,},
year={2017},
pages={705-709},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0007173607050709},
isbn={978-989-758-332-2},
}


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TY - CONF

JO - The Tenth Conference on Applied Linguistics and The Second English Language Teaching and Technology Conference in collaboration with The First International Conference on Language, Literature, Culture, and Education - Volume 1: CONAPLIN and ICOLLITE,
TI - Variety in Using Language and Dayak Bidayuh Language Reviewed from Society's Attitude as a Preservation of Language in the Border Region of West Kalimantan
SN - 978-989-758-332-2
AU - Yuniarti N.
AU - Sastromiharjo A.
AU - Suhendar D.
AU - Mulyati Y.
PY - 2017
SP - 705
EP - 709
DO - 10.5220/0007173607050709