# [texhax] boldfacing words from a list

Philip TAYLOR P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Thu Sep 28 19:24:17 CEST 2006


Tom Schneider wrote:

> Nice.  Presumably one generalizes using:
>
> \newcommand{\vocabulary}{\textbf{#1}}

Possibly ...  That looks like LaTeX-ese, which
I don't speak; I would have written the Plain
version, something along the lines of :

\def \vocabulary #1{\textbf {#1}}

if I guess that \textbf {#1} has much the same
effect as Plain TeX's {\bf #1}.

>
> in the preamble.
>
> Now combine that with a program that puts these calls automatically
> into the LaTeX and it's even less work ...

I expect WinEDT could manage that : it can manage most things :-)

Philip Taylor