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À quoi ça sert ? Ça veut dire quoi ça ? Pourquoi c'est comme ça ?
What's the point? What does that mean? Why is it like that?
C'est ? C'est qui lui ? Un jour, une question !
Where is it? Who is he? One day, one question!
Pourquoi Charles de Gaulle est-il un héros de la Seconde Guerre mondiale ?
Why is Charles de Gaulle a hero of the Second World War?
Charles de Gaulle, général et homme politique, a été le président de la République française de 1959 à 1969.
Charles de Gaulle, a general and a politician, was the President of the French Republic from 1959 to 1969.
Il est aussi célèbre pour avoir été le chef de la Résistance de 1940 à 1944.
He is also famous for being the leader of the Resistance from 1940 to 1944.
Comment a-t-il joué un rôle si important dans la Résistance ?
How did he play such an important role in the Resistance?
En juin 1940, l'Allemagne nazie envahit la France et occupe la moitié du territoire.
In June 1940, Nazi Germany invades France and occupies half of the territory.
Le gouvernement français s'apprête à signer un armistice, un accord pour mettre fin aux combats, avec Hitler.
The French government is about to sign an armistice, an agreement to end the fighting, with Hitler.
Pour de Gaulle, pas question de se rendre !
For De Gaulle, surrendering is out of question!
Il part pour Londres et dans un discours prononcé à la radio anglaise BBC il demande aux Français de continuer le combat.
He leaves for London and in a speech on the English radio BBC he asks the French to continue the fight.
Il appelle les soldats et les ingénieurs en armement qui veulent s'engager à ses côtés à le rejoindre pour organiser la résistance.
He calls on the soldiers and armaments engineers who want to get involved to join him to organize the resistance.
C'est l'appel du 18 juin, qui sera suivi de nombreux autres tous les jours sur la BBC.
This is the Appeal of 18 June, which will be followed by many more every day on the BBC.
De Gaulle et les résistants font passer des messages d'espoir mais aussi des messages codés aux résistants restés en France.
De Gaulle and the resistants send messages of hope but also coded messages to the resistants who remained in France.
Par exemple pour saboter l'ennemi.
To sabotage the enemy, for instance.
De Gaulle devient le chef de la France Libre, un groupe de résistants qui se bat pendant toute la guerre contre les nazis et contre le nouveau chef de l'État français, le maréchal Pétain, qui collabore avec Hitler.
De Gaulle became the leader of Free France, a group of resistance fighters who fought throughout the war against the Nazis and against the new head of the French state, Marshal Petain, who collaborated with Hitler.
En août 1944, les Allemands sont en train de perdre la guerre.
In August 1944, the Germans are losing the war.
De Gaulle revient en France le peuple l'accueille comme un héros.
De Gaulle returns to France where the people welcome him as a hero.
L'histoire ne s'arrête pas .
The story does not end there.
De Gaulle fondera la Cinquième République et en deviendra le premier président en 1959.
De Gaulle founded the Fifth Republic and became its first president in 1959.
Tu te poses des questions ? Nous, on y répond !
Do you ask yourself questions? We answer them!
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