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It worked for me to go into the Text Correction section of the Google Keyboard settings and then to Add-On Dictionaries. Emoji for English words said it was available so I installed it and then removed it. The auto correct of emoji icons has stopped for me since.
Just type it in once, click it, and save it. Done. You can also go to Settings > Language and Input > Personal Dictionary and add your words from there.
I don't know about your specific issue, but Swiftkey 4 has gesture typing that's worked for me in multiple languages (English and French).
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