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Non-English characters and ligatures

These commands may be used only in paragraph or LR mode.

  • \ae - small ae ligature (diphthong), æ
  • \AE - capital ae ligature, Æ
  • \oe - small oe ligature
  • \OE - capital OE ligature
  • \aa - small a, ring, å
  • \AA - capital A, ring, Å
  • \o - small o, slash, ø
  • \O - capital O, slash, Ø
  • \ss - German sz ligature, ß

Non-English punctuation

An inverted "question mark" is made by ?`. It will also be generated by a > in text mode.

An inverted "exclamation point" is made by !`. It will also be generated by a < in text mode.


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Revised 5 Jun 1995.