An illiterate is someone who can't read well
An illiterate is someone who can't read, spell and write well, we still have the difference between illiterates and low-literacy in the Netherlands. Someone who is low literate can read and write, but does not have enough of these skills to be able to function well enough in society. An illiterate is not able to read texts, but can learn a language. An illiterate has it difficult at this time where much information comes via text to the people.
Illiteracy in the Netherlands [YouTube] Cu8g37hsnSk [/youtube]