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La noche cae sobre la ciudad de Naga - can I also say ' La noche envuelva en la ciudad de Naga' ?

English translation : Darkness falls upon Naga City. Any alternatives?

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Interesting, it would be ideal to know the context of the sentence, because "Darkness" could be translated to "Oscuridad". It could be a reference to the relation between "Oscuridad" and "noche" and "tinieblas". In literature "Oscuridad" has that meaning (sometimes).

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Both sound nice.

La noche cae sobre la ciudad de Naga.

That is pefect. Just there is a little mistake in the second one

La noche envuelve la ciudad de Naga.

There you don't need the preposition, because envolver is transitive. Also, your conjugation wasn't right.

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Otra alternativa sería:

La oscuridad se cierne sobre la ciudad de Naga.

En este caso quedaría mejor oscuridad que noche puesto que cerner se suele usar para causar más terror o sensación de amenaza por decirlo de algún modo.

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