Acknowledgements

We would like to thank all the authors, publishers, newspaper editors and other individuals and organizations who have contributed their texts to the Corpus. We would like to offer a special word of thanks to those publishers who have been particularly supportive of our efforts: Niezależna Oficyna Wydawnicza, Czytelnik, WAB, ZYSK and the weekly Forum.

A special word of thanks is offered also to Dmitriy Sitchinava and Svtelana Minlos from the Russian National Corpus and to Adrien Barentsen from the University of Amsterdam.