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07:50 Mar 13, 2007
English to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
English term or phrase: a detail for a piece
The girls were dressed to go out-real dresses and bright lipstick and open-toed shoes, not the uniform trousers and kerchiefs of the rubble cleaners. But the familiar smell had penetrated even here, lying unmistakably under the smoke and perfume. It occurred to him, a detail for a piece, that on the raucous, crowded floor they were literally dancing on graves.
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English translation:article
Explanation:
is 'he' (it occured to him) a journalist?

An interesting detail (fact/observation) that could be used for an article/piece of writing
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jerrie
United Kingdom
Local time: 02:54
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Thank you!
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3 +4article
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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +4
article


Explanation:
is 'he' (it occured to him) a journalist?

An interesting detail (fact/observation) that could be used for an article/piece of writing

jerrie
United Kingdom
Local time: 02:54
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 96
Grading comment
Thank you!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Jack Doughty
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agree  Vicky Papaprodromou
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agree  Sophia Finos
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agree  xxxAlfa Trans
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