SEMANTIC ANALYSIS ON JAPANESE IDIOM WHICH LEXEM HAND

*Fitria Ita -  Universitas Jendral Soedirman, Indonesia
Published: 9 Jul 2014.
Open Access License URL: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/
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Abstract
This research is aimed to explain relation of lexical meaning and figurative meaning on Japanese idiom which use part of body`s hand as well as to find out the change meaning of hand on Japanese idiom. The conclusion of the semantic analysis on Japanese idiom which use part of body`s hand is: (1) Japanese idiom have two syntaxes that is positive verb and negative form. (2)  te + ga + Adj.  structure syntaxes`s idiom doesn`t have negative form. (3)   one idiom possibly have different meaning (4) idiomatic meaning can be find out when right substance with left substance have compared.
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Idiom; Hand; Analysis; Semantic

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