How do I get text/words on a page to flow into the next line, mid-word without Pages (Mac) automatically justifying?

closed as off-topic by ckpepper02, benteh, Hanna, MikeNGarrett, Scott Jan 14 '14 at 17:44

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  • This question seems to be off-topic here. Try searching over on the Apple SE. – ckpepper02 Jan 14 '14 at 15:34
  • Is this program specific in any way? InDesign? Illustrator... Photoshop...? – Phlume Jan 14 '14 at 15:53
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    Apple's Pages is a hybrid between text processor and page layout app. So, I don't think it should be shunned here just because it's not Adobe… – TehMacDawg Jan 14 '14 at 16:10
  • It's true, however, that Pages questions are far more frequent over at the Apple.Stackexchange. – TehMacDawg Jan 14 '14 at 16:58
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    This is actually a generic software-agnostic design question masquerading as a question about Pages, though I find some of the wording vaguely redundant. – horatio Jan 14 '14 at 17:19

Insert a line break (also known as 'soft return') by pressing Ctrl+Return or Shift+Return. Different from a paragraph break (Return key alone) or a column break, the line break doesn't end the current paragraph, which has consequences when using paragraph styles or automatic numbering / bullet lists.

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