לָמָּה רָגְשׁוּ גוֹיִם
וּלְאֻמִּים יֶהְגּוּ־רִיק ׃
Why do | the nations
and the peoples | mutter | emptiness?
In this verse which we have been using as our example the parallelism of sound is not strong, however there are some correspondences between the two lines (highlighted in the Hebrew above).
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