Translation of "literacy" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

literacy

noun [ U ] uk /ˈlɪt.ər.ə.si/ us /ˈlɪt̬.ɚ.ə.si/

C1 the ability to read and write

识字,读写能力
Far more resources are needed to improve adult literacy. 提高成年人的读写能力所需要的资源还远远不够。
The country has a literacy rate of almost 98%.

knowledge of a particular subject, or a particular type of knowledge

(某领域或某方面的)知识,能力
Computer literacy is becoming as essential as the ability to drive a car. 会用计算机与会开车一样将成为一种必备的技能。

(Translation of “literacy” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)