Penggunaan Bahasa Slang Remaja Dari Masa Ke Masa Di Batam

  • Suhardianto Suhardianto
  • Melly Siska Suryani


This study aims to find the construction and perspective of the use of Indonesian language slang in Batam from time to time from the 1980s to the 2000s. Data collection methods are observation and interview methods. The technique used is "Bebas Libat Cakap and Pancing" (Sudaryanto, 2015). In the process of analyzing the data, the researcher uses the method of Padan and Agih. The method is used to see the construction of slang in each period while the matching method is used to describe the teenage’s perspective in the use of slang from time to time. The results showed that there were differences in the shape and context of using slang in the 80s and 2000s. The way in which non-standard languages differ from one another. The 2000s slang language, for example, is formed by changing "a" to "e" in the last syllable and the First Syllable Abolition. The transformational language that is the 80s era slang form is formed by Ga, Gi, Gu, Ge, Go formulas after single syllable vowels, Ga / G, Gi, Gu, Ge, Go formulas before repeated syllables, formula Ga, Gi, Gu, Ge, Go before the last consonant, and the Ga, Gi, Gu, Ge, Go formulas for cluster consonants. The perspective of using slang language can be found the highest percentage of 30.76% slang language used because others want to be cool, 46.42% colloquial language is used with the aim of easy to communicate, and 66.66% of transformational languages are used because they want to hide something from others.


Chaika, E. (2008). Language the social miror. (Ne. L. Education, Ed.) (Fouth Edit). Canada: Cengage Learning Products. Retrieved from
Galván, B. E. (2015). “ Trapicheando ” on Baltimore ’ s Corners A Semantic Analysis of The Wire ’ s Slang Terminology and its Translation. Procedia - Procedia Computer Science, 212, 218–225.
Paltridge, B. (2006). Discourse (second edi). Bodmin, Cornwall.London: MPG Ltd.
Preece, S. (2015). “ They ain ’ t using slang ”: Working class students from linguistic minority communities in higher education. Linguistics and Education, 31, 260–275.
Stockwell, P. (2013). A Sociolinguistics A Resource book for student. France: Routledge is an imprint of the taylor &France Group. Retrieved from
Sudaryanto. (2015). Metode dan aneka teknik Analisis Bahasa. (S. D. U. Press, Ed.) (Cetakan pe). Yogjakarta: Pengantar Penelitian Wahana Kebudayaan Secara Linguistics.
Suhardianto. (2016). Batam Teenagers’ Slang language: Shaping, Using, and Perspective. Jurnal Lateralisasi Bahasa Dan Sastra Indonesia, 1V, Nomor0(Maret 2016 ISSN: 2354-936X), 1–12. Retrieved from
Yule, G. (2010). The Study of Language. (C. U. Press, Ed.) (Fourth Edi). New York: Cambridge University Press. Retrieved from buku george yule
How to Cite
SUHARDIANTO, Suhardianto; SURYANI, Melly Siska. Penggunaan Bahasa Slang Remaja Dari Masa Ke Masa Di Batam. Prosiding Seminar Nasional Ilmu Sosial dan Teknologi (SNISTEK), [S.l.], n. 1, p. 163-168, oct. 2018. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 27 may 2020.

Most read articles by the same author(s)

Obs.: This plugin requires at least one statistics/report plugin to be enabled. If your statistics plugins provide more than one metric then please also select a main metric on the admin's site settings page and/or on the journal manager's settings pages.