Cut, Copy, Paste, and Drag and Drop

Learn how to use the cut copy paste Word functions, as well as the drag and drop Word functions, in this free lesson.


  • Download and save the Personal Letter Word document to complete the challenges below.
  • Open the document.
  • Use the drag-and-drop feature to move the first sentence of the letter (“My daughter just got”) to the end of the final paragraph of the letter.
  • Use the mouse to select the paragraph you wrote (third paragraph).
  • Use the Copy, Paste, and Cut features to move the third paragraph so it is the second paragraph of the letter.
  • Save and close the document.