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Reading Wordless Picture Books To Children Helps Them Learn More
2013-04-30 05:48:44

Children hear more complex language from parents when they read a storybook with only pictures compared with a picture-vocabulary book, according to a new study published the latest issue of the journal First Language.

2012-02-23 10:05:29

Was your favorite childhood book crawling with wild animals and set in places like jungles or deep forests?


Word of the Day
gawf
  • In costermongers' slang, a cheap red-skinned apple, which is rubbed hard with a cloth to give it the appearance and feeling of an apple of superior quality.
The origin of the word 'gawf' is obscure, but may come from the phrase 'go for more'.