How many syllables in tanka?

  184523967 syllables

Divide tanka into syllables:   tan-ka
Stressed syllable in tanka:   tan-ka
How to pronounce tanka:   tahn-ka
How to say tanka:   tanka syllables

Cite This Source

A vs. An Quiz
or A FYI?

Define tanka

  1. A Japanese poem consisting of 31 syllables in 5 lines. The first and third lines have 5 syllables. All the other lines have 7 syllables.
  2. Tanka Rules & Examples
How can $250 help your students?

One prize is awarded to
one teacher, every month.
Fun Fact
Flower has 2 syllables.
Flour only has 1 syllable!
When do you use
double quotes ( " " )
Ever Wonder
when to use
Was and Were?
What rhymes with tanka

2 syllables

    Parents, Teachers, StudentsDo you have a grammar question?
    Need help finding a syllable count?
    Want to say thank you?

    Bibliography Citations
    MLA   |    APA   |   Chicago Manual Style