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 The aim of this research is to find out the turn taking strategies, turn taking irregularities, and the reason of turn taking irregularities that used by the participants in the interview between Jokowi and Metro Tv entitled “Jokowi’s Moves Against Pandemic”. Problems raised in this research are: 1) What kind of turn taking strategies are used by the interviewee and interviewer?, 2) What kind of turn taking irregularities used by the interviewer and interviewee?, and 3) What is the reason of the interviewer and interviewee used turn taking irregularities? To answer the problems, qualitative research based on document or content analysis applied, since the data was in the form video of spoken words and sentences. The source of data in this research is the video and textual transcript of Jokowi’s interview with Metro TV. The result of this research shows that there are 110 data categorized as turn taking strategies, 57 taking the turn, 18 holding the turn, 35 yielding the turn. The researchers found 5 data categorized as turn taking irregularities, 3 overlaps, 2 interruption. And 5 data of reason of turn taking irregularities, that categorized in to 1 clarification, 2 correcting, 1 rejecting and 1 completing.


Conversation analysis Turn taking strategies Interview Turn taking irregularities

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Meilyana Exaudi Simbolon, Naomi Anggraini Purba, Herman, & Dumaris E. Silalahi. (2021). An Analysis Of Turn Taking Strategies Used By Joko Widodo In An Interview With Metro Tv. CENTRAL ASIAN JOURNAL OF LITERATURE, PHILOSOPHY AND CULTURE, 2(3), 24-35.


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