Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Illiterate"

The meaning of "Illiterate" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does What did illiterate mean mean?
A: illiterate means someone who is uneducated, and can't speak well
Q: What does illiterate mean?
A: It means “unable to read or write”
Q: What does I'm quite illiterate, but I read a lot. (l read this in the catcher in the rye) mean?
A: Illiterate means not knowing how to read, in this case that's not what it means. What he's trying to say is that his English is not so good but he still reads a lot

Synonyms of "Illiterate" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between illiterate and unlettered ?
A: Illiterate means they can’t read.
Unlettered can mean illiterate, or it can mean just that they have not learned very much (from reading).
Q: What is the difference between illiterate and ignorant ?
A: "Ignorant" is related more to rudeness, in other words, someone who isn't educated and/or doesn't have knowledge.

Iletrate, in sum, is regarding a person who isn't able to read or write.

Additionally, they can be interchangeable when talking about someone who isn't sophisticated.
Q: What is the difference between illiterate and unlettered ?
A: illiterate就是cannot read or write.

Translations of "Illiterate"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? illiterate
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Other questions about "Illiterate"

Q: A: How many illiterate people are there in the US?
B: What percentage of Americans are illiterate people? does this sound natural?
A: B would be “What percentage of Americans are illiterate?” :)
Q: Please show me how to pronounce illiterate.
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Q: I'm completely musically illiterate does this sound natural?
A: It sounds ok and is understandable but it would be better if you took out “completely” but technically, it is correct
Q: You're an illiterate, uneducated. does this sound natural?
A: Say you're an illiterate and uneducated person :-)
Q: An illiterate is someone who can't read nor write. does this sound natural?
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