DISCOURSE ANALYSIS THEORY AND ITS ROLE IN DEFINING POLITICAL INTENT THE SPEECH OF HIS MAJESTY SULTAN QABOOS BIN SAID, MAY GOD REST HIS SOUL, AT THE OPENING OF THE SIXTH SESSION OF THE COUNCIL OF OMAN AS A MODEL
This research seeks to analyze the speech of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, may his soul rest in peace, based on the theory of discourse analysis; This is because the text is the internal structure of discourse that consists of vocabulary, structures, and sentences, which helps to know the various rhetorical methods that His Majesty, may God have mercy on him, relied on to convince the recipient, and to clarify the linguistic effects that indicate the political and social functions that the discourse on democracy accomplishes for the actors; Because language reveals the depths of politics and its purposes, it is the first language of communication with citizens and the masses, and it has strength and ability to realize the common and speed of understanding, and the ability to influence the recipients and convince them. Discourse analysis in this study, like the rest of the studies, depends on the vocabulary, structures, and sentences that make up the text. major.
Keywords: Discourse Analysis, His Majesty Sultan Qaboos, May God Rest His Soul, Council Of Oman, Producer Of The Text, Recipient, Intentionality.