Women Language Features in The Movie to All the Boys I’ve Loved Before: Analysing Language Features in Different Geographical Locations


  • Hendar, Ida Zuraida, Heri Heryono, Meita Lukitawati English Department, Faculty of Languages, Widyatama University


Features Of Women Language, Women’s Language, Social Factors.


The title of this research was Women Language Features in the Movie to All the Boys I’ve Loved Before. This study discussed about women language features contained in the movie To All the Boys I've Loved Before; and social factors affecting the use of women's language features in the movie. The method used is descriptive method that is the method of this research in the form of describing, steering, categorizing and analyzing. The results showed that 1) there are 7 female language features used by the cast in the film To All the Boys I've Loved Before, 16 data lexical hedges or fillers, 4 data empty adjectives, 3 data intensifiers, 2 super-polite data, 2 empathetic stress, data 2 data tag questions and 1 data rising intonation on declarative. 2). In this study also found several social factors that influence the use of women language features are 20 topic data, 6 background data or social context and 4 speech function data. Hence, the language features were found to differ in the different geophrahical locations of the studied movie.