Rules are made to be broken
Special Formatting Rules
Breathing space can be added to any composition to pace the reader, or to provide clues to an upcoming contextual switch in the writing.
Line breaking & hyphenation
- Horizontal rule
- Creating a break in the flow of a composition.
- Breaking a paragraph
- Forcing the middle of a paragraph to start on a new line.
- Hyphenating a long word
- Breaking a word at a designated point by providing a hint to the automatic hyphenator.
- Pre-formatted text blocks
- Adding lines of text that retain the author-provided spacing and line breaks.