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Hi Tia, I stayed in Monrovia, capital of Liberia for a month recently and visited few schools as well. Let me comment based on what I've seen. Although they have a unique Liberian accent, all speaks English and schools are taught by their native 'Liberian accent' English. In some other african countries, language can be one of the barriers when kids starts to study in school, but I don't think Liberian face to this probrem. From my impression, poverty and confusion from the civil war is the largest reason that kept people away from education and this is causing poor reading/writing ability.
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