When the Foanna did make answer it came in the singsong of chanted words.
Then she began to cry very prettily in a singsong, high-pitched voice.
Molly still rocked and spoke in the singsong voice one uses to a sobbing child.
“All ready, master,” said one of the men in a singsong tone.
Metre often diverts our ear to the singsong tone in which the emotions are couched.
Rose beat time for her sister mockingly, and they answered in singsong.
"Madam," she said in her singsong of four years ago and in the same servile tone.
He gave in with a sigh, and ordered in the singsong vernacular of his childhood.
He shifted his gaze uneasily, as he repeated almost in a singsong way, "go round the other side of the house."
Rand recognized the singsong accent he had heard on the phone.