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April 08, 2013
Speak Like a Grown Up

While it’s been shown that parents naturally fall into a higher-pitched voice when talking to their infants, try to return to your “normal” speaking voice as your toddler begins actually talking. By responding to your new-talker’s “want milk!” with “Shall we pour a cup for you?” demonstrates the kind of language use she should be striving for.

 
 

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