Amanda Babcock wrote:

> Only because in this example "delye teryek arya" sounded too
> repetitious to me, especially since every word in the example sentence is
> accented on the first syllable (it's the dominant stress pattern in this
> language) and it was very sing-songy.

"When ten low words oft creep in one dull line."
        -- Alexander Pope


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Schlingt dreifach einen Kreis vom dies! / Schliess eurer Aug vor heiliger Schau
Den er genoss vom Honig-Tau / Und trank die Milch vom Paradies.
                -- Coleridge (tr. Politzer)