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Sultan Çiğdem Sağın Şimşek

Department of Foreign Language Education
Looking for contact-induced language change: Converbs in heritage Turkish
TURAN, DİLEK; ANTONOVA ÜNLÜ, ELENA; Sağın Şimşek, Sultan Çiğdem; Akkus, Mehmet (SAGE Publications, 2020-05-26)
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A corpus-based study of evidentials in the Turkish Cypriot dialect
Isik-Tas, Elvan Eda; Sağın Şimşek, Sultan Çiğdem (2019-11-01)
Using a corpus-based language contact framework, this study explores how evidentiality is expressed in Standard Turkish spoken in Turkey (TT) and the Turkish Cypriot Dialect spoken in North Cyprus (CT). The corpus comprise...
Aspects of Turkish Bilingualism Editorial Note
Sağın Şimşek, Sultan Çiğdem; Unlu, Elena Antonova (SAGE Publications, 2019-08-01)
A hearer-based analysis of Turkish-Azerbaijani receptive multilingual communication
Sağın Şimşek, Sultan Çiğdem; Unlu, Elena Antonova (2019-08-01)
Aims and Objectives/Purpose/Research Questions: Receptive multilingualism (RM), a mode of multilingual communication in which speakers of different languages use their own native language to communicate and still understan...
Testing the impact of formal interpreting training on working memory capacity: Evidence from Turkish-English students-interpreters
ANTONOVA ÜNLÜ, ELENA; Sağın Şimşek, Sultan Çiğdem (2018-07-01)
The article presents two studies examining the impact of formal interpreting training (FIT) on Working Memory Capacity (WMC) of student-interpreters. In Study 1, we compared the storage and processing WMCs of last-year stu...
Russian Immigrant Diaspora in Turkey: Language Use, Preference and Attitudes
ANTONOVA ÜNLÜ, ELENA; Sağın Şimşek, Sultan Çiğdem; Atesman, Ender; Lozovska, Anna (2015-07-03)
Although Turkey houses various immigrant groups, still not much is known about them. To this end, this study aims to initiate a report of a particular group of immigrants residing in Turkey. Specifically, we focus on the l...
The use of verbal morphology in Turkish as a third language: The case of Russian-English-Turkish trilinguals
Antonova-Unlu, Elena; Sağın Şimşek, Sultan Çiğdem (SAGE Publications, 2015-06-01)
Aims and Objectives: Several studies suggest that third language acquisition (TLA) is marked with complex patterns of language interaction. However, it is not clear yet to what extent multilinguals activate each of their b...
The impact of a third language on executive control processes
Cedden, Gülay; Sağın Şimşek, Sultan Çiğdem (2014-12-01)
This study aims to investigate whether the representation of a third language in the mind provides an advantage in executive control processes compared to bilinguals. To this end 10 high proficient bilingual Turkish-Englis...
Receptive multilingualism in Turkish-Turkmen academic counseling sessions
Sağın Şimşek, Sultan Çiğdem (2014-04-01)
This study examines a case of receptive multilingual communication in academic counseling sessions with participants of Turkish and Turkmen languages. In particular, the study aims to explore the contribution of linguistic...
Receptive multilingualism and language understanding: Intelligibility of Azerbaijani to Turkish speakers
Sağın Şimşek, Sultan Çiğdem; Konig, Wolf (2012-09-01)
This article presents an investigation of language understanding within the framework of receptive multilingualism. That Turkish and Azerbaijani are closely related languages within the Oghuz branch of the Turkic languages...