“ A CONTRASTIVE ANALYSIS OF REQUESTS IN English AND MANDAILING LANGUAGE ” .
A Thesis : Fakultas Keguruan dan Ilmu Pendidikan Universitas xxxxx
The objective of this research is to describe request sentences in English and Mandailing, especially The objective of the study is to investigate similarities and differences of the two languages especially in request sentence. The data were obtained from some text books that found in the District Library, and then the data put in whole of paper read it and then listen each other and then compare and analyzed. The finding show the both language have similarities and differences in noun and verb phrases, that is both of this language is able to use request sentence in different degree, such as from high status to low status, from low status to high status and from the same status. And if there is similarities absolutely there is dissimilarities, such as in Bataknese there usually use the second title in family or politeness status for the sama status in adult or old man to old man, because it is less polite if they call the name.