Mine NAKİPOĞLU

Associate Professor
  • Freshman Advisor (Fall 2016)
  • Cognitive Science Program Representative
Office: 
JF 301
E-mail: 
nakipogl at boun.edu.tr
Phone: 
7299
Education: 

1998

Ph.D. in Linguistics, University of Minnesota.

1995

Minor in Cognitive Science, University of Minnesota.

1994

M.A. in Linguistics, University of Minnesota.

1989

B.A. in Linguistics, Hacettepe University.

 

Research Interests: 

Language and Cognition, Language Acquisition, Psycholinguistics, Morphology, Information Structure in Turkish, Prosody-Pragmatics/Semantics Interface.

 

Research Projects: 
  • PI, Acquisition of Argument Structure and Complementation (2014- )
  • Boğaziçi University Research Fund, Grant #7949
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  • PI, Acquisition of some tense/ aspect and modality markers in Turkish (2010-2013)
  • Boğaziçi University Research Fund, Grant #5075
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  • PI, Acquisition of Irregular Morphology in Turkish (2007-2009)
  • Boğaziçi University Research Fund, Grant #769
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  • PI, Specific Language Impairment (SLI) in Turkish (2004-2006)
  • Boğaziçi University Research Fund, Grant #41
  • Researchers: Ayşe Gürel, Didar Akar

 

Publications

Books and edited volumes: 

Özsoy, S. & Nakipoğlu, M. (Eds.). (2009). Noam Chomsky on Language and Cognition. Lincom Europa.

Özsoy, A. S., Akar, D., Nakipoğlu-Demiralp, M., Erguvanlı-Taylan, E. & Aksu-Koç, A. (Eds.). (2003). Studies in Turkish Linguistics; Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Turkish Linguistics. İstanbul, Boğaziçi University Press.

Articles and book chapters: 

Nakipoğlu, M., Üntak, A. & Furman, R. (2016). Acquisition of morphophonemic alternations and the role of Frequency. In Exploring the Turkish Linguistic Landscape: Essays in Honour of Eser E. Erguvanlı-Taylan, Studies in Language Companion Series (editors: Werner Abraham & Elly van Gelderen).

Topaloğlu, S. & Nakipoğlu, M. (2016). Children's Interpretation of the focus particle only. In Proceedings of the Boston University Conference on Language Development.

Nakipoğlu, M. & Yıldız, E. (2015). Complementation and Acquisition: The case of Turkish. In Ankara Papers in Turkish and Turkic Linguistics, Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Turkish Linguistics. Turcologica. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz.

Yıldız, E. & Nakipoğlu, M. (2012). How do children acquire the negative of the Turkish aorist? In Proceedings of 15th International Conference on Turkish Linguistics. Szeged, Hungary. (pp. 581-591)

Yıldız, E. & Nakipoğlu, M. (2011). Edinimde genellemeler ve kişi ekleri [Generalizations in Acquisition and the agreement markers]. In Proceedings of 25th National Conference on Turkish Linguistics. Çukurova University Publications. (pp. 201-210)

Yıldız, E. & Nakipoğlu, M. (2011). Türkçe Geniş Zamanda Olumsuz ve Edinim [Acquisition and the negative of the Turkish aorist]. In Proceedings of 24th National Conference on Turkish Linguistics. METU Publications. (pp. 322-330)

Nakipoğlu, M., Sarıgül, Ö. & Yumrutaş, N. (2011). -(I)yor’un ediniminin düşündürdükleri [Re-thinking the acquisition of –(I)yor]. In Proceedings of 24th National Conference on Turkish Linguistics. METU Publications. (pp. 210-220)

Nakipoğlu, M. (2009). The semantics of the Turkish accusative marked definites and the relation between prosodic structure and information structureLingua, 119 (9): 1253-1280.

Nakipoğlu, M. (2009). Türkçe'de kullanılan vücut sözcükleri [Words for Body Parts in Turkish]. In Proceedings of 22nd National Conference on Turkish Linguistics. Yüzüncü Yıl Üniversitesi Yayınları. (pp. 319-330)

Nakipoğlu, M. & Yumrutaş, N. (2009). Acquisition of clitics. In S. Ay, Ö. Aydın, İ. Ergenç, S. Gökmen, S. İşsever, & D. Peçenek (Eds.), Essays on Turkish Linguistics: Proceedings of the 14th international conference on Turkish linguistics. Wiesbaden: Harrasowitz Verlag. (pp. 331-340)

Nakipoğlu, M. & Üntak, A. (2008). A complete verb lexicon of Turkish based on morphemic analysisTurkic Languages 12: 221-280. Harrassowitz Verlag.

Gürcanlı, Ö., Nakipoğlu, M. & Özyürek, A.. (2007) Shared information and argument omission in Turkish. In Proceedings of the 31st annual Boston University Conference on Language Development. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.

Nakipoğlu, M. & Ketrez, N. (2006). Children's Overregularizations and Irregularizations of the Turkish Aorist. In D. Bamman, T. Magnitskaia & C. Zaller (Eds.), Proceedings of the 30th annual Boston University Conference on Language Development. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press. (pp. 399- 410)

Nakipoğlu, M. & Üntak, A. (2006) Türkçe'de eylem sayısı ve eylemlerin biçimbirimsel özellikleri. Dilbilim Araştırmaları. İstanbul: Boğaziçi Üniversitesi Yayınevi. (pp. 129-164)

Arısoy, E., Arslan, L. M., Nakipoğlu Demiralp, M., Ekenel, H. K., Kelepir, M., Meral, H. M., Özsoy, A. S., Şayli, Ö., Türk, O., Yolcu-Kamali, B. (2006). Turkish Vowels. In S. Yağcıoğlu (Ed.) Advances in Turkish Linguistics: Proceedings of 12th International Conference on Turkish Linguistics.

Nakipoğlu-Demiralp, M. (2003) Recent findings on the biological bases of language. Dilbilim Araştırmaları. İstanbul: Boğaziçi Üniversitesi Yayınları. (pp. 79-98)

Nakipoğlu-Demiralp, M. (2002). Türkçe'deki ayrık-geçişsiz eylemlerin olay yapısal bir incelemesi [An Event structural analysis of split intransitives in Turkish]Dilbilim Araştırmaları. İstanbul: Boğaziçi Üniversitesi Yayınları. (pp. 1-16)

Nakipoğlu-Demiralp, M. (2001). The referential properties of the implicit arguments of impersonal passives in Turkish. Linguistik Aktuell (Linguistics Today) 44. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Nakipoğlu, M. (2000) On the aspectual properties of unaccusatives. In Studies on Turkish and Turkic Languages: Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Turkish Linguistics. Harrassowitz Graphics. (pp. 67-74)

 

Unpublished

The Turkish accusative and the relation between focus structure and object displacement. (2004). Manuscript. Boğaziçi University.

Split Intransitivity and the Syntax-Semantics Interface In Turkish. PhD Dissertation, University of Minnesota

The Tense-Aspect-Mood Systems of Tibetan and Turkish: A Contrastive Analysis. MA Thesis, University of Minnesota.

Talks / Presentations: 

(2016) Dissociation between Structural and Lexical Case: Evidence from Child Turkish. Paper presented with B. Avar and M. Hendek at LingDay 2016, Boğaziçi University.

(2016) Child Turkish and the Development of Case. Paper presented with B. Avar and M. Hendek at CAPHL 2, Berlin, Germany.

(2016) How Turkish-speaking children interpret sadece 'only' in different syntactic contexts: the role of prosody and pragmatics. Paper to be presented with S. Topaloğlu at CAPHL 2, Berlin, Germany.

(2016) Üye Yapısı ve Durum Eklerinin Edinimi [Acquisition of Argument Structure and Case]. Paper presented with B. Avar and M. Hendek at 30. Ulusal Dilbilim Kurultayı, Ankara.

(2016) Sınırlayıcı Odak Parçacığı Sadece’nin Edinimi. Paper presented with S. Topaloğlu at 30. Ulusal Dilbilim Kurultayı, Ankara.

(2016) Child Turkish and the Development of Case. Poster presented with B. Avar and M. Hendek at the International Symposium on Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Yeditepe University.

(2016) At the Syntax / Semantics / Pragmatics Interface: Where Prosody Helps Focus-Set Identification and Where It Fails. Poster presented with S. Topaloğlu at the International Symposium on Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Yeditepe University.

(2015) Children's Understanding of Weak Negative Epistemic Sentences in Turkish. Paper presented with M. Hendek at Göttingen Workshop on Negation. Göttingen, Germany. 

(2015) Children's Interpretation of the focus particle sadece 'only' in Turkish. Poster presented with S. Topaloğlu at BUCLD 40, Boston, USA.

(2015) Frequency effects in Morphological Processing. Poster presented with O. Bilgin at the 2nd International Conference on Brain and Cognitive Science, METU, Ankara. 

(2014) Learning complementation in Turkish. Paper presented with M. Hendek & B. Avar at the International Workshop on Children's Acquisition of Head-Final Languages, Harvard University.

(2014) Complementation and acquisition: The case of Turkish. Paper presented with E. Yıldız at the 17th International Conference on Language Development, Rouen, France.

(2012) Frequency of use and the Turkish causative. Poster presented with Sarıgül, Yıldız & Yumrutaş at Boston University Conference on Language Development.

(2012) Rules, Frequency of Use and the Turkish Causative. Paper presented with Ö. Sarıgül and E. Yıldız at LingDay 2012, Boğaziçi University.

(2012) Complementation and Acquisition. Paper presented with E. Yıldız & B. Yakut at 16th International Conference on Turkish Linguistics at METU.

(2012) Frequency of use and the acquisition of the Turkish causative. Paper presented with Ö. Sarıgül, E. Yıldız & N. Yumrutaş at 16th International Conference on Turkish Linguistics at METU.

(2011) The path children follow in the acquisition of the Turkish causative. Poster presented with Sarıgül, Yumrutaş & Yıldız at 12th International Congress for the Study of Child Language, Montreal, Canada.

(2011) Türemiş Sözcüklere Erişim ve Kullanım Sıklığının Rolü [ Lexical Access to Derived words: The role of frequency]. Paper presented with M. Kaya at the 25th National Conference on Turkish Linguistics, Çukurova University, Adana.

(2011) Edinimde Genellemeler ve Kişi Ekleri [Agreement markers and generalizations in acquisition]. Paper presented with E. Yıldız at the 25th National Conference on Turkish Linguistics, Çukurova University, Adana.

(2010) Acquisition of the Turkish Causative. Paper presented with Ö. Sarıgül, N. Yumrutaş & M. Kelepir at the 15th International Conference on Turkish Linguistics. Szeged, Hungary.

(2010) How do Turkish speaking children acquire the negative of aorist? Paper presented with E. Yıldız at the 15th International Conference on Turkish Linguistics. Szeged, Hungary.

(2010) Edinim ve -Iyor ekinin düşündürdükleri. Paper presented with Ö. Sarıgül and N. Yumrutaş in the 24th National Conference on Turkish Linguistics. Ankara, Turkey.

(2010) Türkçe konuşan çocuklar geniş zamanın olumsuzunu nasıl edinir? Paper presented with E. Yıldız and at the 24th National Conference on Turkish Linguistics. Ankara, Turkey.

(2009) -Iyor eki ve edinim. Paper presented with Özge Sarıgül and Neslihan Yumrutaş in the 23th National Conference on Turkish Linguistics. Cyprus, Turkey.

(2008) Acquisition of Clitics. Paper presented with N. Yumrutaş at the 14th International Conference on Turkish Linguistics, Antalya, Turkey.

(2008) Türkçe'de vücut sözcüklerinin kökenlerinin incelenmesi. Paper presented in the 22th National Conference on Turkish Linguistics. Yüzüncü Yıl University, Van, Turkey.

(2006) Shared information and argument omission in Turkish. Paper presented with Ö. Gürcanlı and A. Özyürek at Boston University Conference on Language Development 31, Boston, MA.

(2006) What does the acquisition of stems that undergo phonological alternation reveal about rule application? Paper presented with A.Üntak at the 13th Int'l Conference on Turkish Linguistics, Uppsala, Sweden.

(2006) Poster presented at 12th Morphology Meeting, The Turkish Aorist Overregularizations and Irregularizations. Budapest, Hungary.

(2005) Children's overregularizations and irregularizations of the Turkish aorist. Paper presented with N. Ketrez at Boston University Conference on Language Development 30, Boston, MA.

(2005) Acquisition of the Turkish aorist: A rare case of irregular morphology. Paper presented with N. Ketrez at Linguistic Society of America, Oakland, CA.

(2004) Acquisition of the Turkish Aorist. Paper presented in 12th International Conference on Turkish Linguistics, Dokuz Eylül University, İzmir. August 11-13, 2004.

(2002) Case and Delimitedness. Paper presented in 11th International Conference on Turkish Linguistics, Eastern Mediterranean University. North Cyprus.

(1999) Türkçe'de Ayrık Geçişsizlerin Olay Yapısal bir İncelemesi. Paper presented in 13th National Conference on Turkish Linguistics. Boğaziçi University, İstanbul.

(1998) On the Aspectual Properties of Unaccusatives. Paper presented in the Ninth International Conference on Turkish Linguistics, University of Oxford.

(1998) An Event Structural Analysis of Turkish Split Intransitives. Paper presented in Linguistic Society of America, Annual Meeting, New York, NY.