Education.com
Try
Brainzy
Try
Plus

Language Milestones Ages 1 to 2

Hearing your baby's first words is an experience you're not likely to forget. However, uttering those first words is just one step in the process of language development that takes place during the first and second years of your baby's life. Take a look at expert information on the stages of language development and find out how you can foster your toddler's language acquisition skills through reading, play, and conversation.

Related Articles

showing 1 - 10 of 13
  • 1.

    Best Books to Read with Your Toddler

    What makes a good read for a toddler and what are some of the best books for young children? Here are our top picks.

    Source: Education.com
  • 2.

    Communication Development in Infants and Toddlers

    Long before infants say their first words, they are acquiring communication skills that form the foundation of language....

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 3.

    How Children Learn to Talk

    Have you ever wondered how children learn to talk? Many people, when asked that question, respond that they do it by...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 4.

    Toddler Talking and How to Encourage It

    The foundation for successful language development starts with appropriate language experiences at home. Here are some...

    Source: Education.com
  • 5.

    Examples of Two-Word Utterances

    Word combinations will emerge slowly at first but will increase in speed with each new addition. The table below lists...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 6.

    Language and Communication: The First Five Years

    Making Connections In the first year of life wonderful and dramatic things happen. The baby usually triples her birth...

    Source: NYU Child Study Center
  • 7.

    Development of Pronouns

    Learning the English pronominal system is a very complex process. This table offers the general order of pronoun...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 8.

    Stages of Oral Language Development

    From birth on, children begin to learn about their environments and to communicate with family members. What they are...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
  • 9.

    Language Development in Children

    The development of oral language is one of the child's most natural--and impressive--accomplishments. This digest...

    Source: Educational Resource Information Center (U.S. Department of Education)
  • 10.

    Stages of Language Development

    Sounds From birth infants make and respond to many sounds. Crying, gurgling, and cooing are important first steps in...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall