Annalisa Baicchi holds a PhD in English Cognitive Semantics from the University of Pisa, Italy, and is currently Associate Professor of English Language and Linguistics at the University of Pavia, Italy. Her main research interests include cognitive linguistics, construction grammar, inferential pragmatics, computational lexicography, and translation studies. Her publications include Metaphoric Motivation in Grammatical Structure, as well as The Role of Syntax and Semantics in Constructional Priming.Erica Pinelli is a Postdoctoral Fellow in Linguistics at the University of Pavia, Italy. She obtained her PhD in Theoretical and Applied Lnguistics from the same institution, researching the conceptualisation of fear in Russian. Her research interests include Russian linguistics and cognitive linguistics, as well as political and media discourse, and her publications include A Corpus-based Approach to the Conceptualization of Emotions.