Illiteracy Definition

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1. About 13 percent of all 17-year- olds in the United States can be considered functionally illiterate. Functional illiteracy among minority youth may run as high as 40 percent. 1
2. Affluent people tend to look upon illiteracy with comfortable detachment. 1
3. Even so, Clinton is not exactly throwing money at the illiteracy problem. 1
4. Female illiteracy, even in the well-off classes, is one of the characteristics of the decadence that led to colonization. 1
5. For a long time, people in the West believed that Greece was in poverty and illiteracy for about four hundred yea after the collapse of Mycenae. 1
6. For a long time, people in the West believed that Greece was in poverty and illiteracy for about four hundred years after the collapse of Mycenae. 1
7. Good luck favors emotional intelligence, self-restraint, prudence & emotional illiteracy, impulsivity and recklessness are likely to produce bad luck. Dr T.P.Chia  1
8. His illiteracy made him unemployable. 1
9. I want to eliminate illiteracy. 1
10. In general, illiteracy and lack of motivation militate against reliability of figures from Third World countries. 1
11. In the rural areas, illiteracy is widespread. 1
12. It is encouraging to read that illiteracy is declining. 1
13. It is reported incidence of illiteracy of China is noticeably decreasing. 1
14. It was possible that Grandpa's southern accent and his illiteracy made him mispronounce his own name. 1
15. It would help to end illiteracy and disease, but it would also dislocate a traditional way of life. 1
16. Leprosy was a disease, no more; it was an unpleasant fact of life, like poverty and illiteracy. 1
17. On every social index, from income to life expectancy, from illiteracy to health, from criminality to child welfare, the Romanies do worse than any other European group. 1
18. Ten years ago the world community promised primary education for all, and to halve adult illiteracy by 2000. 1
19. The bald, chemo-ravaged head - the public got used to that pretty quickly, just as we once got used to thinking of her as "the face of racism" or "the laughable image of illiteracy". 0
20. The campaign to wipe out illiteracy launched out with great vigour. 1
21. The government has declared war on illiteracy. 1
22. The illiteracy rate on the island is still unacceptably high. 1
23. The new superintendent has the right idea about attacking illiteracy, but the wrong method. 1
24. The older generation, he suggested, reveals a much higher proportion of sports illiteracy than the younger generation. 1
25. The rising tide of illiteracy does not augur well for America's industrial might. 1
26. The rising tide of illiteracy does not augur well for America's industrial might.This website/illiteracy.html 1
27. The section dealing with the exchange rate, bilateral current account balances and the overall current account balance is a monument to economic illiteracy. 1
28. The width of the blue cell is the percentage of illiteracy, and the width of the white cell is 100 minus the original percentage. 1
29. The width of the blue cell is the percentage of illiteracy(Sentencedict), and the width of the white cell is 100 minus the original percentage. 0
30. There's a high rate of functional illiteracy here. 1
 

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