Using reference tools


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Using reference tools

The Reference tools pane of Word's Toolbox includes a handful of features you can refer to as you write. Let's take a look. If the Toolbox isn't displayed, you can click the Toolbox button on the toolbar. That's this one here, and then just click the Reference tool icon to display those options. Or you can pull down the View menu, and choose Reference tools. We will start by typing a word into the search box at the top of this window here. So I am going to type-in the word Company and press Return.

We'll look at the Thesaurus first. A thesaurus is a reference guide that you use to find the right word for something you want to say. When you search for a word, the Thesaurus area fills with meanings and synonyms. Meanings are one-word definitions for the word. Synonyms are other words that mean the same thing. When you select a different meaning, the list of synonyms changes accordingly. So if I click this, we get different words here. Again, I could change this, and it h...

Using reference tools
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Using reference tools provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Maria Langer as part of the Word for Mac 2011 Essential Training

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Business
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Word for Mac
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