# [NTG-context] automatic generation of em dash at the beginning of a line

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Sun Mar 1 17:58:37 CET 2015

```On 3/1/2015 5:41 PM, Piotr Kopszak wrote:
> Hello list,
>
> This is probably a Polish idiosyncrasy, but we have to live with it.
> According to punctuation rules when an em dash is at the end of a
> line, it should be repeated at the beginning of the next one (true, it
> is often disregarded due to lack of support for it in typesetting
> programs). Is there any way to deal with it in ConTeX?

\starttext

\setuplanguage[pl][lefthyphenchar=45,righthyphenchar=45]

\pl \input tufte

\stoptext

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