Tal Linzen

In progress

Kristina Gulordava, Piotr Bojanowski, Edouard Grave, Tal Linzen, Marco Baroni (2018). Colorless green recurrent networks dream hierarchically. Proceedings of the 16th Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies (NAACL). [arxiv]

R. Thomas McCoy, Robert Frank & Tal Linzen. Revisiting the poverty of the stimulus: hierarchical generalization without a hierarchical bias in recurrent neural networks. [arxiv]

Laura Gwillians, Tal Linzen, David Poeppel & Alec Marantz (under review). In spoken word recognition the future predicts the past. [bioRxiv]

Tal Linzen & Yohei Oseki (under review). The reliability of acceptability judgments across languages. [lingbuzz] [pdf]

Joseph King, Tal Linzen & Alec Marantz. (accepted with revisions). Syntactic categories as lexical features or syntactic heads: An MEG approach. Linguistic Inquiry. [lingbuzz] [Version before revision: pdf]

Published papers

Laura Gwilliams, David Poeppel, Alec Marantz & Tal Linzen (in press). Phonological (un)certainty weights lexical activation. Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Cognitive Modeling and Computational Linguistics, pages 19–24. [pdf] [link]

Tal Linzen & Gillian Gallagher (2017). Rapid generalization in phonotactic learning. Laboratory Phonology: Journal of the Association for Laboratory Phonology 8(1): 24. [link] [pdf]

Émile Enguehard, Yoav Goldberg & Tal Linzen (2017). Exploring the Syntactic Abilities of RNNs with Multi-task Learning. Proceedings of the SIGNLL Conference on Computational Natural Language Learning (CoNLL), pages 3–14. [link] [pdf]

Tal Linzen, Noam Siegelman & Louisa Bogaerts (2017). Prediction and uncertainty in an artificial language. Proceedings of the 39th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, pages 2592–2597. [link] [pdf]

Gael Le Godais, Tal Linzen & Emmanuel Dupoux (2017). Comparing character-level neural language models using a lexical decision task. Proceedings of the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (EACL): Volume 2, Short Papers, pages 125–130. [pdf] [bib]

Tal Linzen, Emmanuel Dupoux & Yoav Goldberg (2016). Assessing the ability of LSTMs to learn syntax-sensitive dependencies. Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics 4, 521–535. [link] [pdf] [bib]

Allyson Ettinger & Tal Linzen (2016). Evaluating vector space models using human semantic priming results. Proceedings of the First Workshop on Evaluating Vector Space Representations for NLP, 72–77. [link] [pdf] [bib]

Tal Linzen (2016). Issues in evaluating semantic spaces using word analogies. Proceedings of the First Workshop on Evaluating Vector Space Representations for NLP, 13–18. [pdf] [bib]

Tal Linzen, Emmanuel Dupoux & Benjamin Spector (2016). Quantificational features in distributional word representations. Proceedings of the Fifth Joint Conference on Lexical and Computational Semantics (*SEM 2016), 1–11. [pdf] [bib]

Einat Shetreet, Tal Linzen & Naama Friedmann (2016). Against all odds: exhaustive activation in lexical access of verb complementation options. Language, Cognition & Neuroscience 31(9), 1206–1214. [link] [pdf] [bib]

Tal Linzen (2016). The diminishing role of inalienability in the Hebrew Possessive Dative. Corpus Linguistics and Linguistic Theory 12(2), 325–354. [link] [pdf] [bib]

Tal Linzen & Florian Jaeger (2016). Uncertainty and expectation in sentence processing: Evidence from subcategorization distributions. Cognitive Science 40(6), 1382–1411. [link] [pdf] [bib]

Joseph Fruchter*, Tal Linzen*, Masha Westerlund & Alec Marantz (2015). Lexical preactivation in basic linguistic phrases. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience 27(10), 1912–1935. (* indicates equal contribution.) [link] [pdf] [bib]

Tal Linzen & Timothy O'Donnell (2015). A model of rapid phonotactic generalization. Proceedings of Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP 2015), 1126–1131. [link] [pdf] [bib]

Maria Gouskova & Tal Linzen (2015). Morphological conditioning of phonological regularization. The Linguistic Review 32(3), 427–473. [link] [lingbuzz] [pdf] [bib]

Mira Ariel, Elitzur Dattner, John Du Bois & Tal Linzen (2015). Pronominal datives: The royal road to argument status. Studies in Language 39(2), 257–321. [link] [pdf] [bib]

Tal Linzen & Florian Jaeger (2014). Investigating the role of entropy in sentence processing. Proceedings of the 2014 ACL Workshop on Cognitive Modeling and Computational Linguistics, 10–18. [link] [pdf] [bib]

Tal Linzen & Gillian Gallagher (2014). The timecourse of generalization in phonotactic learning. Proceedings of Phonology 2013, ed. John Kingston, Claire Moore-Cantwell, Joe Pater, and Robert Staub. Washington, DC: Linguistic Society of America. [link] [pdf] [bib]

Tal Linzen (2014). Parallels between cross-linguistic and language-internal variation in Hebrew possessive constructions. Linguistics 52(3), 759–792. [link] [pdf] [bib]

Allyson Ettinger, Tal Linzen & Alec Marantz (2014). The role of morphology in phoneme prediction: Evidence from MEG. Brain and Language 129, 14–23. [link] [pdf] [bib]

Tal Linzen, Alec Marantz & Liina Pylkkänen (2013). Syntactic context effects in single word recognition: An MEG study. The Mental Lexicon 8(2), 117–139. [link] [pdf] [bib]

Tal Linzen, Sophia Kasyanenko & Maria Gouskova (2013). Lexical and phonological variation in Russian prepositions. Phonology 30(3), 453–515. [lingbuzz] [link] [pdf] [code and data] [bib]