THE USE OF BANJARESE VARIATION AMONG TEENAGERS IN PALANGKARAYA (SOCIOLINGUISTICS POINT OF VIEW)
Some people in Palangkaraya tend to use Banjarese Language than Dayaknese Language. This is because Banjarese speaker become dominant in some domains of language used such as domain of transaction, religion, family, and kinship. In this paper, the writer wants to explore the description of BL through the variety of lexicon used by teenager to their friends and by teenager to older people, and the motives behind doing code switching in domain of language used. The writer used ‘questionnaire’ in collecting the data. In analyzing qualitative data, the writer used Padan method. Based on the analysis, the writer found the way how teenager use BL variation in multilingual city like Palangkaraya and some reasons behind doing it.
Keywords : banjarese language, dayaknese language, domain of language use, code switching