Translation of "literacy" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


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

the ability to read and write

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。

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

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)