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Syllable Count

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Syllable count is a concept of counting the number of syllables in a word. Syllables are considered to be the building blocks of words. When writing poems, the syllable count can be critical to the rhythm of the poem.
there are four syllables in the word associates.
There are a total of two syllables in the word "seeing".
Richard Cory has four syllables. The syllables are Rich-ard Cor-y.
A quatrain is a poem or stanza with consisting of four lines, but  there is not a specific number of syllables. In case the question  was about the number of syllables in the word "quatrain", the  answer is two.
There are two syllables in the word "wondered" (won-dered; like "one-dur'd") To determine how many syllables a word has, one can often simply sound them out. You can also look them up in a dictionary.
There are three syllables in the word origin. The syllable  divisions are or-i-gin, and the accent is on the first syllable.
that's easy there is two. because you say it like sys-stem.
There are 4 syllablesE-TER-NI-TY
Samovar has a total of three syllables.
There are 3 syllables. Ver-ti-cal.
There are a total of two syllables in the word "embraced".
...and 2 in degree. Six altogether.
There are a total of three syllables in the word "romantic".
The word "decade" has a total of two syllables. They are dec- and -ade.
The word "funny" has a total of two syllables.
There are 3 syllables. Af-ter-shock.
Incident has three syllables. It is divided (for purposes of  hyphenation) as in-ci-dent.
One in modern English. The "e" is a "silent" letter which indicates that the previous vowel is the so-called "long A" sound, the vowel in "say," represented in phonetic transcriptions (and many other languages) by an [e]
There are 3 syllables. Min-is-ter.
There are 2 syllables. Child-ish.
African has three syllables. http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/african
one vowel is in the word "I'll", which is short for I will
There is one syllable in the word light.Just one
ea-gle There are two syllables in the word "eagle".
Answer: It has ONLY 2
2 syllables You can find this out on your own, also by putting your hand about an inch or less under your chin and pronouncing the word, and however many times your chin touches your hand is how many syllables it has- Have fun!
1 wow who ever wrote this is dumb
The first syllable: COCK pit
Emerged has two syllables.
Two - chris·tened (silent "t")
There is only 1 syllable in shave.
a·grar·i·an so there's 4
Conflict can be a noun or a verb. As a noun, the accent is on the  first syllable. As a verb, the accent is on the second syllable.
There is 1 Syllable in the word Shines. I hope this helped:)!
(The hyphons indicate a syllable)Wa-ters great forceThere are 4 syllables.
(The hyphon indicates a syllable)Spon-gesThere are 2 syllables.
The syllables are "ab-sor-bing."
There is one syllable in the word your.
Twig has one syllable.
Reactive has 3 syllables, re/act/ive
  There are two syllables in Amy.
Four is the standard, though five is okay.
Man-y. There are 2 syllables in that word.
There is 1 syllable.
There are 2 syllables. Rain-bow.
There are 4 syllables. E-ter-ni-ty.
There are two, Ci - ties
There is 1 syllable.
There are three: mo/tor/boat.
There Are Two. Thou-sand.
Think about it Read-Ing, 2
  There are four syllables in hilarity.
Brave has one syllable = brave.