Language development has often been a topic of discussion in our home. There was a lot of concern because of Norton’s language delay. Now, though, the conversation is more joyous: we talk about Eudora’s baby talk.
It’s amazing. I’m pretty sure that Eudora’s baby talk is far more developed than I thought it was: we’ve had moments of hearing her say “Bye-bye, Daddy!” as the husband made his way to work. She’s been naming “puppy” for a while now. Just yesterday, she pointed to the kitty on her shirt and called it a puppy. (We have no cats, so she’s not exactly exposed to them.) [Read more…]