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My figure does not appear on the right frame of a beamer slide! Please help!

I inserted a figure through minipage. I want it to appear on the sixth frame of the slide but instead, it appears on the nineth. here is the code \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> \...
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How can I change the font size of my table?

For my thesis I am trying to adjust the font size of my tables in LaTeX. However, I struggle to have a scriptize font size for my caption and for the entries in my table. Here's my code. I hope ...
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How to make a 0pt height box?

We can use \makebox[0pt]{text} to make a box that is logically 0pt width to external (as if nothing existed to the surroundings, while actually we can put whatever in it). My questions is---what is ...
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Remove space when several gb4e examples

I would like to reduce the space when several examples follow each other. My examples are all quite long (several lines) and I provide a free translation (no gloss). [Edit] This is an attempt of a ...
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Designing Latex title page for Bachelor Thesis [duplicate]

I'm completely new to Latex and would like to design a title page for my Bachelor thesis. After some research, I've found a title page layout in another post here that I would love to use: Adding ...
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Beamer - How to make URL big?

Consider the following example. I want to make the website address very big. I have tried things like \Large etc. but to no avail. I think because of the URL command. How can I keep the formatting of ...
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How to set the fontsize in a Qtree script?

I'm looking for a way to make the main font bigger than the default size (just biiiiig all the way). I'm a total LateX noob and already tried and failed anything I found online. (e.g. the posts ...
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.Nag complains about footnotesize environment. Why?

I use in my document: \begin{footnotesize} .. \end{footnotesize} This indeed give me footnote sized text, however nag is complaining: Package nag Warning: There is no environment ``footnotesize''. ...
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Tikz - Perspective Letter, rotated writing

I'm just working on a tikzpicture which represents a letter on which you look in a perspective. I just managed to realize this with the shadow and the perspective under Usage of xslant and rotation ...
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Remove page number from book title

How to remove page number from book title? I tried thispagestyle{empty} command, but this only works for article document. This is my sample code: \documentclass[oneside,a4paper , 12 pt, ...
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Is there a way to use different local font files for different font size in fontspec?

I am a big lover of the EB-Garamond fonts by Georg Duffner. As of now, he has made two sets of font files, EB-Garamond-8 and EB-Garamond-12, respectively for “design size 8pt” and “design size 12pt”. ...
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Small font size for ampersand

I want & symbol in small font size. But \small{\&} produces italicized ampersand symbol like here. How can I get the small fontsize & symbol? Edit: figured out that, the italics was ...
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Font sizes and line height: how/when/why do \Huge, \LARGE, etc. affect one or the other? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Inconsistent line spacing In the following MWE, the first paragraph has a quite tight line-spacing. The second paragraph has a larger line-spacing, which I accidentally used ...
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How to align long labels in a list to the left margin?

I would like to create a list in LaTeX in which: 1. the longest label is aligned to the left margin, 2. the labels can be composite and look like "(1)(a)", 3. the labels, which can be of varying ...
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“(” or “\left(” parentheses?

What is the difference between ( and \left( in LaTeX? Sometimes, when the content is small, it does not seem to matter which pair I use. What is the best practice when it comes to which parentheses ...