1The inability to read or write: the ineffective educational system meant that illiteracy was widespread
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- I will never forget a poster devoted to the eradication of illiteracy.
- Even in Managua, the Nicaraguan capital, the illiteracy rate is very high.
- We should therefore make the tackling of illiteracy a priority in 2004.
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