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The Courier Mail
Facebook and Twitter making us illiterateBRITISH Booker Prize winner Howard Jacobson says children will be illiterate wi
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 days ago
BRITISH Booker Prize winner Howard Jacobson says children will be illiterate within 20 years thanks to Twitter and Facebook. He told The Times children can’t read and don’t want to read because they were too busy checking their smartphones for... Read more
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International Business Times
'Twitter will make children illiterate in 20 years,' says Booker Prize winner the damaging effects of social media and smartphones on their use of language,
International Business Times / Posted a month ago
the damaging effects of social media and smartphones on their use of language, a Booker Prize winning writer has warned. Howard Jacobson admitted that Twitter had affected his brain so much that he could no longer read as extensively as he used... Read more

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