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Yes, You Can "Converse" With Your Baby

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May 08, 2017
Yes, You Can "Converse" With Your Baby

An infant’s coos, gurgles, and babbles aren’t directly translatable, but you may be surprised to find that they serve a basic, rudimentary conversational function. Match your baby coo for coo, or respond to babble with a few words (“Oh, yes, it is sunny out today!”). This is how she lays groundwork for the patterns of real conversation later.

 
 

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