[xep-support] Hyphenation

David Tolpin dvd at renderx.com
Thu Feb 6 07:10:23 PST 2003

> Hi,
> We've noticed in some of our documents that the hyphenation is not matching
> what we would expect. For example. the word "organizations" is hyphenated as
> "organ-izations". According to Websters Dictionary, the syllables are at
> "or-ga-ni-za-tions". So, we would expect the break at "orga-nizations" or
> "organi-zations". We've been careful to make sure we are only using the
> english pattern matching (ukhyphen.tex). Is there some way we can override
> the pattern matching that currently is implemented with our own patterns or
> a dictionary with the actual syllable breaks? I vaguely seem to remember
> that we could do this in a previous version of XEP.


are you using British or American hyphenation? They are different. 

Exceptions are in 

\hyphenation {


section at the end of the file. Just add your pattern (or-ga-ni-za-tions) there.

(*) To unsubscribe, send a message with words 'unsubscribe xep-support'
in the body of the message to majordomo at renderx.com from the address
you are subscribed from.
(*) By using the Service, you expressly agree to these Terms of Service http://www.renderx.com/tos.html

More information about the Xep-support mailing list