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Size of a paragraph

Postby Kinou21 » Fri Mar 03, 2017 7:19 pm


I would like to know how ro change the size of just one paragraph ?

Thank you !

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Postby Johannes_B » Fri Mar 03, 2017 7:30 pm

Font size? Textwidth? You realy should explain what you want.
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Postby Stefan Kottwitz » Sat Mar 04, 2017 1:50 pm

If you mean the font size, here is an example:

your text


The braces {...} limit the effect of the font size command. Note the empty line within the braces: end the paragraph before the closing brace, not after it. So TeX knows at the end of the paragraph that a different font size was used, for the line spacing.

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