Slips of the Tongue in Speech Production of Indonesia State Officials: A Psycholinguistic Study
This study aimed to discover slips of the tongue which come about Indonesia state officials. The study used descriptive qualitative and to collect data the researcher used documentation like article, online news and online video. Whereas to analyze the data, the researcher used error analysis proposed by (Ellis). It consists of identifying errors, describing errors, explaining errors and errors evaluation. The result showed that slips of the tongue which come about Indonesia state officials when they had a formal speech in front of public place are dominated by semantic errors (as part of selection errors), and then followed by perseveration errors which is part of assembling errors. Slips of the tongue which include into parts of speech errors normally can take place in any situation either formal or non formal situation. Moreover, it also can be experienced by all of people in any education background, age or any incumbency. Commonly, the speaker who got erroneous is realized and directly corrects it.