- Click the Lyrics tool . The Lyrics menu
- Choose Lyrics > Lyrics window. The Lyrics window appears. If you prefer, choose Type into Score. Type
the lyrics in the usual way, up to the elision.
- Type the first syllable. Next type ALT+0160.To
type an alt character, hold down the alt key, and while holding it down,
type 0160 on the calculator keypad on the side of your computer keyboard.
Finale inserts a hard space. Continue by typing the next syllable, which
will be attached to the syllable before it. Complete the remaining lyrics.
- Click OK. When you enter these lyrics
using the CONTROL+click
Assignment method (see Lyrics),
Finale distributes the syllables you just created to the corresponding
notes of the melody, but treats the elision as a single syllable.