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A 32-year-old male asked:

25 month old son has good language skills (sentence up to to 8 words) but has really never used a pronoun. always own name. is it to early to worry?

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Dr. Charlene Sojico
Pediatrics 41 years experience
Not to worry: Be patient and teach him with pictures of family members using the appropriate pronouns.Repetition is the key.They are visual learners.Good luck .If concerned, you can always discuss with your pediatrician.

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Last updated Oct 8, 2012

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