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· Headings use a 10-point font size and are boldfaced. I'll create a style for this named MLA Heading. · Quotations longer than four lines are set apart from the body text, indented one inch from the left margin, and double-spaced. I'll create a new style named MLA Quotation for this. I'm also going to create one character style named MLA Emphasis, which is used to emphasize words. Really, it will be the same as the body text, just italicized. The reason I'm creating a style instead of just letting the user italicize the text via a toolbar or format command is that MLA allows either italics or underlining to be used. The catch is that only one form must be used throughout the document. A character style helps maintain consistency and makes it easier to apply global changes. Make the Template Function Part of a Style's Name When naming styles, it's tempting to just give them a name based on their function. This is okay, but I recommend prefixing that with a brief description of the template the style is part of. For example, instead of naming a style "Body," I chose to name it "MLA Body." This makes it obvious at a glance where the style comes from. The first style I want to create is MLA Body. Choose Format Style to open the Style dialog box (Figure 14-4), which lists all of the styles currently available. This