• Windy Octalin Simanjuntak Universitas Sumatera Utara
  • Silvia Efani Saragih Universitas Sumatera Utara
  • Rifdah Aatikah Manurung Universitas Sumatera Utara
  • Tiarma Sihotang Universitas Sumatera Utara
  • Cut Putri Alivia Universitas Sumatera Utara
  • Rahmadsyah Rangkuti Universitas Sumatera Utara
Keywords: Cognitive stylistic, Figure of speech, Lewis Capaldi, Song


Cognitive stylistics is a branch of linguistics that focuses on the study of how language and literature interact with human cognition and mental processes. This study presents a cognitive stylistic analysis of Lewis Capaldi's song "Someone You Loved." This study aims to explore the cognitive processes and stylistic features employed in the song's lyrics. This research uses a descriptive qualitative method by focusing on, highlighting, and analyzing each lyric in the song. The results of this study show the coherence among figures of speech used in the song. In conclusion, this study contributes to understanding how cognitive processes and stylistic choices intertwine in constructing emotional narratives within song lyrics. 


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