Hypertext Help with LaTeX
In normal text
The \- command tells LaTeX that it may hyphenate the word at that point. LaTeX is very good at hyphenating, and it will usually find all correct hyphenation points. The \- command is used for the exceptional cases.
In the tabbing environment
The \- command moves the left margin of the next and all the following commands one tab stop to the left.
Revised 15 Jun 1995.