Latest Baby talk Stories
Infants can tell the difference between sounds of all languages until about 8 months of age when their brains start to focus only on the sounds they hear around them.
Fifty years of research has revealed the sad truth that the children of lower-income, less-educated parents typically enter school with poorer language skills than their more privileged counterparts.
Common advice to new parents is that the more words babies hear the faster their vocabulary grows.
A new study published in the journal Infancy shows that babies are able to recognize each other's moods by five months of age.
The long-standing theory that words come before music may have finally been debunked.
Scientists reported in the American journal of Primatology that gorillas use a type of "baby talk" when communicating with infants.
Words influence infants' cognition from first months of life
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