Giuliana Elena Garzone is Full Professor of English, Linguistics and Translation at the International University of Languages and Media, Milan, Italy, where she co-ordinates the Masters Programme in Specialized Translation and Conference Interpreting. Her main field of investigation is specialized discourse in its different domains, and in particular legal, scientific and corporate communication, which she has explored in a discourse analytical perspective. Her other research interests are translation and interpreting studies. She is the author of over twenty books, and she has published more than a hundred book chapters and journal articles.Walter Giordano teaches Business English as a Tenured Researcher at the University of Naples Federico II, Italy. He is a business consultant, and he specializes in training corporate staff and business professionals. His main fields of investigation are corporate communication, financial reporting and advertising, which he has studied in a discourse analytical perspective. He has authored several articles and chapters, as well as a textbook focusing on the above-mentioned research fields.