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xeCJK and quotation marks

In a document mostly in English and Sanskrit, I would like to display a few short strings in Chinese, a language apparently not supported by polyglossia, which I normally use for language switching ...
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One chinese character won´t appear in pdf

I am typesetting a german-english text with some chinese characters in it. I know similar questions have been asked often here, but none of the answers provided any help. I tried the following: % ...
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Bold chinese characters with ctex

I am doing some document with Chinese characters and package ctex \usepackage[UTF8]{ctex} However, as soon as I try to typeset something in bold, say \begin{tikzpicture} \node at (0,0) {\textbf{固态}}; ...
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Using 'ctex' and 'translations' packages together

I have numerous documents in English which will be translated into Chinese. I use ctex package for Chinese typesetting and XeLaTeX for compiling. There are some strings repeating throughout the ...
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Kerning of Chinese characters interacts with hyperref

I have a problem with Chinese punctuation. In some situations the dot appears on a separate line. I have been able to track the problem down to hyperref: \documentclass[10pt]{scrbook} \usepackage{...
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Vertical dotted line across page

I have to add a vertical dotted line next to a vertical text in Chinese characters. I have tried \begin{turn}{90} \dotfill \end{turn} But I guess that was a pretty stupid idea. The problem that ...
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Remove space between chinese word and english word

I'm writing a paragraph mix with Chinese characters and English characters, I found space between them. The space is especially huge when use \ttfamily. How can I remove those space? Chinese中文english ...
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htlatex for multilingual text and output to odt format

I have an elaborate workflow for producing academic articles that produced latex wit references processed using Biblatex-chicago. The text is mainly in English, but occasionally I need to include ...
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Replacing titlesec and customizing headings (part and chapter number in the middle of a string)

I used titlesec to define the chapter headings for a Chinese book. However, as of texlive 2020 there are incompatibilities with Koma Script and titlesec (in my specific setting, I cannot produce a ...
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Add ‘Chapter’ beginning on the Title in the Second Language Content

I'm writing an essay of which content should be showed in Chinese and English. The Chinese content is showed perfect as the main language, but the English content cannot show the 'Chapter' at the ...
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How to change “et.al” to “等” in the bibliography section, according to cited journal's language field

How to modify the .bst file that can automatically change "et.al" to "等" according to the referring journal's language? If the journal's language is zh, I want to use "等" to replace "et.al". here's ...
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xunicode&xeCJK TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [input stack size=5000]. \begin{document}

I am making my Chinese resume with moderncv, but I meet some problem. I spent the whole afternoon in searching for some solution but they didn't work. I am using texlive2019 in win10. please help. ...
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Vertical typesetting in ConTeXt MkIV?

I am new to ConTeXt, and would like to ask if vertical typography, such as with Japanese or traditional Chinese, is available. It seems to be alluded to several times in the documentation as well as ...
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space between the lines with formulas in the Chinese template

Here is the Chinese template. I found that, when there is a tall formula like \dfrac{}{}, the formula will not automatically left the space with the previous line and the next line like: and what I ...
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How can I typeset CJK strokes in LaTex file?

I am writing a thesis on Chinese handwriting. I need to typeset some special characters(㇀ ㇁ ㇂ ㇃ ㇄ ㇅ ㇆ ㇇ ㇈ ㇉ ㇊ ㇋ ㇌ ㇍ ㇎ ㇏ etc. ) (they are CJK strokes) I want to use ...
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How do I extract the definition(s) of a Chinese word from the CC-EDICT dictionary?

I want to create a command in LaTeX, like this: \chinese{炒面} And have it create a footnote with the definition given from the CC-EDICT dictionary. 炒麵 炒面 [chao3 mian4] /stir-fried noodles/"chow mein"...
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Chinese font displays as empty boxes

I installed a new Chinese font Alibaba Sans Light but I cannot get it displayed (the characters come out as empty rectangles). My previously installed Chinese fonts are displayed OK with xeCJK using ...
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Some Chinese characters can't be displayed in pdflatex

code: %!TeX program = pdfLaTeX \documentclass{article} \usepackage{CJKutf8,pinyin} \usepackage[overlap,CJK]{ruby} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage{xpinyin} % Start Editing Document \begin{document} ...
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Multi-languages in amsbook using texstudio on Mac

I'm using the following LaTeX codes in texstudio on MacBook Pro (I omit somethings): \documentclass{amsbook} \usepackage{fancyhdr,etoolbox} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhf{} \fancyhead[LE,RO]{\thepage} \...
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How do I create Tex file in Chinese

I'd like to know how to create a .tex file including Chinese characters. Preferably, is there a way to enter Chinese characters in Scientific Workplace?
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How do I make Chinese character string to be same length by filling blanks?

I am trying to write a document for several people to sign, their names have different numbers of characters. I would like to make them to have the same length by filling blank spaces to them. For ...
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Alignment of Chinese characters

I want to make several middle-aligned paragraphs, this is the code: \usemodule[zhfonts] % zhfonts is a third-party module which created by Liyanrui, for selecting Chinese fonts,font size, etc. % ...
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Hyphenation for Chinese pinyin

Using XeLaTeX with polyglossia, I’m typesetting a document that includes Chinese pinyin: not the whole text, but still a fair bit, so I want to avoid manually providing rules for hyphenation. ...
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How to use arphic-ttf with luatex?

I was previously using the arphic font package with cjk for Chinese in pdftex. For LuaTeX CJK, I understand luatexja is the package to use. I also see arphic-ttf. So, I'd like to try to use these. It'...
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How to have table of contents?

Below is my script. I use WinEdt 10.3 and XeLatex to write Chinese. My question is (1) there is an output pdf file, but it does not pop up; (2) the output pdf file has no table of contents, even I use ...
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howto multilanguage babel

I cannot figure out how babel works for truely multilingual texts. Need at least the following, of which so far German, English, Russian and Greek seem to work, while Korean, Chinese and Arabic do not....
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How to make a non-indented, monospaced Chinese character layout

I want the text to be laid out exactly as it appears here in the monospaced code environment: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[left=0.7in,right=0.7in,top=0.7in,bottom=0.7in]{geometry}...
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How to obtain the effect of linebreak with xelatex?

Now I use TexPadtex to compile my tex files for the real time preview feature. Unfortunately it doesn't support xelatex or lualatex engine. So I have some trouble when I compile a Chinese document. ...
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Improve a command for text annotation

Inspired by LaTeX package ruby @egreg's suggestion to the problem (Displaying pinyin over Chinese characters, without impacting word spacing) I implemented the following command with example of usage: ...
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Unexpected space between CJK utf8 traditional chinese words in Evince or Atril, except Adobe [closed]

I made a sample of my latex notes, there're unexpected space between traditional chinese words in the item title, see e.g. in the figure I marked in the phrase “八布迦” between “八布”, similar things ...
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CTEX renders the underscore too long [duplicate]

When using the ctex package, it seems that a single underscore (\_) will be rendered the length of two underscores. However in the rendered PDF there's nothing wrong with the text itself (meaning you ...
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Define fallback font for a large character set (e.g. Simplified Chinese)

I've been asked to integrate Chinese characters into a mainly-English LaTeX template. Although I found different options, such as ctex, I stumbled with its integration (mainly because the ...
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Irregular footnotes, and line spacing

I'm preparing for a text with many lines along with their footnotes by adopting \footnotemark, \footnotetext, \par, and \clearpage. Unfortunately, line spacing of the body (not footnote) becomes too ...
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babel: Language “pinyin”

I want to write pinyin (Latin characters that are used for Chinese) in a LuaLaTeX document. I get the error, that is stated below. According to the babel manual (Version 3.32, up to date) the pinyin ...
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Mixing Chinese Characters with English (Main Language) in 2019 | What is the “State of the Art”?

I have a English document (in UTF8) and want to place in some placed Chinese translations (single words: symbols and pinyin, which is the Latin character version). Ideally, I want to use pdflatex (or ...
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Typesetting bopomofo (zhuyinfuhao) on right side of Chinese characters with ruby

I am writing a document mostly in English with a few Chinese examples. I would like to be able to typeset the Chinese characters with bopomofo (zhuyinfuhao) annotations to the right side of the ...
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How to add Chinese characters in header of thesis?

I am writing a thesis and using MasterDoctrolThesis.cls format. This format shows the chapter name and heading of the current page in the header. I want to add Chinese specific character on each page ...
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How to use Chinese font Song typeface?

I found how to change font to times with: \usepackage{mathptmx} But what about Chinese fonts, the instructions I have say I should use Song typeface. I fount this https://www.overleaf.com/learn/...
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How to use chinese chars in section names?

This is how I (currently) embed chinese in my documents: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{CJKutf8} \begin{document} \begin{CJK}{UTF8}{gbsn} \tableofcontents \section{abstract} 摘要 \end{CJK} \end{...
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How to set the page number in Chinese characters rather than Arabic numberals?

By the default setting, I get page numbers in Arabic numerals like 1,2,3,etc. How can I get a series of page numbers in Chinese characters like 一, 二, 三, (simplified Chinese) or 壹, 贰, 叁 (traditional ...
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Greek letters are not displayed in the chinese text

When I replaced \mathbf{A} with A,$\Omega$ can be displayed,which reasons cause this problem? $\Omega$ doesn't show in the text. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{ctex} \usepackage{amsmath}% \...
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ConTeXt: Line Break for chinese characters

I automatically generate documents in which users can input any kind of text. If the user enters chinese characters the text overflows and no line break is occuring. How can I prohibit the text ...
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Multiple xeCJK fonts

I have set my main font for xeCJK to HanWangMingMedium, so that I can access old style characters. But, as a result, I no longer have access to Japanese kana: in the MWE, the katakana comes up as ...
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Is there a way to make fancyhdr with pagestyle fancy to be compatible with Chinese language?

I successfully can compile with Chinese characters in my documents using CJKutf8. However it makes all my files, that use fancyhdr with pagestyle fanc to throw encoding related errors during ...
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How to outline Chinese font by xeTeX?

I am try to outline some Chinese fonts by using LaTeX, which could be done by MS Word easily. Basically here is what I want: I searched whole site and I found some topics about outline a font, where ...
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Pinyin to character

I'm trying to make a document with both English words, pinyin translation and chinese characters. Is it possible to write the code in pinyin (or something similar) and get the corresponding ...
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pdflatex required files for a language (Chinese,Japanese)

I am new to LaTeX and struggling with understanding of userpackages, .sty, .tfm, etc files. I have a requirement to create PDF with latex equations in Spanish,Chinese and Japanese. What I have tried ...
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XeLaTeX: Chinese characters [closed]

Firstly, apologies for my ignorance but I have tried all the options given in: this post. However, I still am unable to get it working. From the above post, I am trying to achieve this: % Compile ...
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Show different bibtex field when writing in different languages

I write in English as well as Chinese. When I cite Chinese work in English paper, I want to include both the English transcription/translation and original Chinese characters. But when I cite Chinese ...
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bibliography in multiple languages (Chinese+Pinyin)

I'm from China. When I write paper in English I want the author's name in bibliography be displayed in 'English transcription' + 'Chinese Character'. But I've encountered problem when do so, when ...