The ANALYSIS OF LANGUAGE FORMS IN PATIENTS WITH BROCA'S APHASIA

ANALYSIS OF LANGUAGE FORMS IN PATIENTS WITH BROCA'S APHASIA

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DOI:

https://doi.org/10.59898/jawara.v1i1.8

Abstract

Aphasia is an acquired language disorder resulting from a lesion in the part of the brain that
regulates language. Broca's aphasia as one of the aphasia syndromes is a type of aphasia
that often appears. Broca's aphas ia is non fluent aphasia, there are problems in
communicating due to deficits in language forms, in the form of problems with phonology,
morphology and syntax. Output verbally disturbed mild to severe. The aim of this research is
to know the form of language phonologically, morphologically and syntactically in patients
with Broca's aphasia. This study used a qualitative case study type method, in which the
researcher conducted an in depth exploration of 10 language samples with Broca's aphasia.
The st udy used the Aphasia Test instrument for Diagnostic Information and Rehabilitation
(TADIR). Broca's aphasia sufferers show a significant reduction in the form of their
language, in the form of disturbances in phonology (phonemic), morphology, and syntax

Published

21-03-2023