Also called a drop cap, this formatting style is often used to mark the opening paragraph of a publication.
Click anywhere in the paragraph you want to change.
On the Format menu, click Drop Cap.
Click the Drop Cap or Custom Drop Cap tab, and then select the options you want.
Note: When you create a custom drop cap, the custom style is added to the Available drop caps list on the Drop Cap tab. You can use this style to create other drop caps in the current publication.