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Old 08-10-2011

How can I count FOUR letter word in a file
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Old 08-10-2011
With a script. (What is the question such the answer.)
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Old 08-10-2011
consider a file is written with this

There are three cats
Cats colour is white
Dogs always attack cats

With a shell script I want to filter out file like this
Dogs Cats
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Old 08-10-2011
1. What script language do you prefer?
2. How many chars are in this "привет" or this "مرحب"?
3. What did you try by yourself?
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Old 08-10-2011
hmm, seems like homework Smilie
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Old 08-11-2011
I was about the post the answer Smilie, but I will hold off, I guess the OP should give us a sample of what he tried.
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