You reply is excellent as always :-)
It is a most easy Book. Ask any Arab and he will tell you that Qur'an is the easiest book in Arabic.
54:22 We have made the Qur’an easy to understand. Then, is there any who will learn?
There are only 10 simple Rules for understanding the Qur'anic Message. And there are only 10 most important terms to learn.
For reluctant minds the Book is impossible.
Certainly, without comprehension, recitation becomes a mantra.
Once again, except for QXP (not my word :-), translations take you nowhere.