Groups of men sat outside the cafès, their elbows on the tables, advencing in...
Italian translation: V.s.
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17:01 Aug 26, 2002
English to Italian translations [Non-PRO] Art/Literary / Romanzo dei primi del 1900
English term or phrase:Groups of men sat outside the cafès, their elbows on the tables, advencing in...
...tones of whispered vehemence their individual positive theories and opinions, beating time to their own rhetoric and driving home each cherished point with the emphatic stab of a long cigar.
Explanation: Gruppetti di uomini sedevano fuori dai caffè, con i gomiti sui tavolini e suggerivano con sussurrata veemenza le loro teorie ed opinioni personali, battendo il tempo con la loro retorica e portando a casa ogni punto prezioso con l'enfatica pugnalata di un lungo sigaro.