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literate but poorly informed
barely able to read and write
able to read but not to write
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It would be overstating the case to suggest that Keefe's semiliteracy
serves only to emphasize Lardner's suspicion that the Major League world tour might help the United States to avoid a military "bout" with Japan.
Is Britain suffering from institutionalised semiliteracy
In the absence of schools or inability to attend, the only options were illiteracy, semiliteracy
and home schooling.
It may also connect to the fact that at least a semiliteracy
is now almost universal; that knowing how to read--once a valued, painfully acquired skill--is now more or less taken for granted, with familiarity's usual consequence.
Amid the gloom of semiliteracy
and the postmodern denial of special truth-value to science, this is a bright spot.
These books tend to be self-published at first, and indeed their grandiose semiliteracy
will be familiar to anyone who has done time in a publisher's slushpile.