In Turkish, kids use SOV word order and case markers.

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  • Göksun, T., Küntay, A., & Naigles, L. (2008) Turkish children use morphosyntax in extending verb meaning. Journal of Child Language 35, 291-323.

* This research was funded by the National Institute of Health- Child Health and Human Development and Koç University