The Indentification of Toulour Language: Type and Pattern of Local Language in Eastern Indonesia
Fince Sambeka

Fince Sambeka, Universitas Negeri Manado.
Manuscript received on 25 April 2019 | Revised Manuscript received on 08 May 2019 | Manuscript Published on 17 May 2019 | PP: 266-269 | Volume-8 Issue-1S May 2019 | Retrieval Number: A10400581S19/2019©BEIESP
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Abstract: This research paper is a part of a study entitled : Toulour Language Phrase: Type and Pattern. Toulour is one of the language? That is still actively spoken by the community in Eastern part of Indonesia particularly at Minahasa, Nort Sulawesi . the speakers of this language are those who live around Tondano like such as people of Tondano, Eris, Kombi, east Lembean, Kakas, and Remboken areas. Phrase is the object of this research which constitutes a syntactic unit consisting of two or more words that do not exceed its function limit. Thus, the aim of this study is to describe the phrase of Toulour language especially its type and pattern. The techniques of data collection are indirect and direct conversation technique. The method of data analysis employs distribution and correlational method. the results of this study show that Toulour language phrase basing on word class can be divided into nominal phrase, adjective phrase, verbal phrase, number phrase, and phrase description while basing upon the pattern of relationship between words and word , word and phrase. In a certain phrase, it has the pattern of Explainend-Explaining. Further, it is found that word markers in Toulor language are not lexically translated (future, progressive, perfect) but are morphemically marked.
Keywords: Toulour Language Phrase; Type; Pattern; Eastern Indonesia.
Scope of the Article: Pattern Recognition