I am trying to typeset a book which is completely in arabic. I am using memoir with polyglossia?

The result is fine, but the text is Fully Justified ?

How can i change the text alignment either through polyglossia, memoir or plain latex ?

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    \raggedright? \raggedleft? Commented Dec 28, 2015 at 10:11

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I reach for the ragged2e package when adjusting text alignment. While not all of its advantages are applicable to Arabic, it gets the job done.

In your preamble:


You can change the indentation of the ragged left paragraphs with:


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