[NTG-context] Sentence breaks for "English-style" (TeX default in English language) spacing regime

Pablo Rodriguez oinos at gmx.es
Sat Feb 4 10:10:38 CET 2023

On 2/3/23 19:11, Henry House via ntg-context wrote:
> List: What method should one use to code whitespace after a period as
> being sentence-ending, not midsentence, when not employing French
> spacing?

Hi Henry,

not sure I’m getting your point, since this is also a question of

What may be named “French spacing” in English may be considered as
“English spacing” in any other European language.

But this is pure TeX

  PhD. Next sentence

  PhD\null. Next sentence

I think this may be what you want.

> References:
> https://wiki.contextgarden.net/French_spacing Not helpful alas.

Would you be so kind to update the wiki?

I hope it helps,


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