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Biography - Jacques Prévert:

French poet and screenwriter.
Born: 1900 - Died: 1977
Period:
20th century
Place of birth: France
France

Poetry, it's one of the most pretty nicknames we give to life.




Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
La poésie c'est le plus joli surnom qu'on donne à la vie.

German
Poesie ist der schönste Spitzname, der dem Leben gegeben wird.




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