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British English: /ˈlɪt(ə)rəsi/
American English: /ˈlɪdərəsi/
, /ˈlɪtrəsi/

Translation of literacy in French:


  • 1 (in a population)
    taux (m) d'alphabétisation
    literacy is good/poor
    le taux d'alphabétisation est élevé/faible
    our aim is 100% adult literacy
    notre but est que 100% des adultes sachent lire et écrire
    before n (campaign, rate, scheme, target)
  • 2 (of individual)
    niveau (m) d'alphabétisation, niveau (m) scolaire
    his level of literacy is very low
    il est pratiquement analphabète
    to teach literacy
    before n (class, level)
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