Check spelling and grammar in a different language

If you need to add text that's in a language other than the one you normally use, Office can help check spelling and grammar for you.

  1. Click or tap where you're going to add text, or select the text that you want to mark as a different language.

  2. On the Review tab select Language > Set Proofing Language.

  3. Select the language you want to use.

  4. Select OK.

  1. Click or tap where you're going to add text, or select the text that you want to mark as a different language

  2. On the Review tab select Language.

  3. Select the language you want to use.

  4. Select OK.

  1. In Word for the web, click or tap where you're going to add text, or select the text that you want to mark as a different language.

  2. On the Review tab, select Spelling & Grammar > Set Proofing Language.

  3. Scroll to the language you want to use and select it.

  4. Select OK.

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