[Tex/LaTex] How to get fake slant (italics) with XeLaTeX


I am setting my font using this:


But text labelled \textit or \itshape isn't appearing italicised. is there a way to setup fake italics?

Best Answer


The number determines the severity of the slant. I don't have Tahoma installed so I don't know what looks good with it.

Search the fontspec manual for "FakeSlant" to see more options.