What is the first line of a paragraph set as the final line of a page or column considered undesirable in typesetting?
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That's called a "widow." If your paragraph has the last sentence on the next page, it's called an "orphan.".
5-7 spaces or 1 tab key (on a computer) 1-2 thumb width (handwritten)
The no Orphan setting in MS Word controls this. It basically meanskeep the sentence together even if it drops down to the next page.
What is the first line of a paragraph that is left alone at the bottom of a page called? . Answer . a.. Keep Paragraphs Together. b.. Widow/Orphan Control. c.. Orphan…. d.. Widow.
The last line of a paragragh carried over to the next page is anorphan line. You should try to rewrite and tighten sentences toavoid the orphan.
Indent the first line of a paragraph 1/2 inch.
According to the help file in Microsoft Word 2007, the first line of a paragraph all by itself at the bottom of a page is called an orphan. However, there is controversy …over whether the correct term is orphan or widow. The terms are often used interchangeably.
First Line Indent
Orphan/widow paragraph line.
Which setting ensures that at least two lines of a paragraph appear at the top and bottom of every page?
Yes; indent the first line for all new paragraphs.
What setting ensures that at least two lines of a paragraph appear at the top and bottom of every page?
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