Show paragraph marks
Paragraph marks should be visible when you are applying styles. Each time you press ENTER, Microsoft Word inserts a paragraph mark: ¶. This mark indicates the end of one paragraph. If the style is not changed, then the style will continue into the next paragraph.
To make paragraph marks visible, click the paragraph mark ¶ icon on the Standard Shortcut Toolbar to display the following:
paragraph marks: ¶ space marks: · tab marks: → Page Breaks: Section Breaks: