by Allen Wyatt
(last updated August 12, 2020)
Word includes many tools to make your writing better. A few of the tools make use of specialized dictionaries; for instance, the grammar and spelling checker. You can pick a language to be used on either a single paragraph, or on all instances of a particular paragraph style. To change which language is used for a particular paragraph, follow these steps:
Figure 1. The Language dialog box.
If you want to specify that all paragraphs formatted with a particular style use a certain language, then follow these steps:
Any paragraphs currently using the style you specified in step 4 (or any paragraphs to which you apply that style in the future) will be formatted for the language you picked in step 7.
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