Acronyms, the linguistic mode of contemporary communication, are very useful and popular because of their economy in use. They replace long names of political parties, of international institutions like 'ONZ' (UNO), as well as technical terminology (DVD, PC); communication in www is fully based on acronyms. The article investigates a popular phenomenon in Polish colloquial language: 'reinterpretation'...
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