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November 25, 2013
Answering "Wh" Questions

At around three years old, your child can understand and respond to a whole range of questions that begin with a “wh-“. For example, “what are you doing?” or “why are you smiling?” or “whose doll is this?” A little later, or around age four, she can understand that questions involving "how many" require her to give a number or amount, and that “which” questions require her to answer with a name or a thing.  

 
 

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