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When should kids be able to speak in sentences?
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Dr. Marcus Degraw
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: 2-3 years.
The average child will speak with two words at a time around 24 months old and then sentences around 3 years plus.
Remember though that there is a wide range of normal and don't compare your child to others.

In brief: 2-3 years.
The average child will speak with two words at a time around 24 months old and then sentences around 3 years plus.
Remember though that there is a wide range of normal and don't compare your child to others.
Dr. Marcus Degraw
Dr. Marcus Degraw
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Dr. Laura Webb
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: 2 years old
At 2 years we expect children to have a couple short (2 word) sentences.
At 3 years this improves to 3-4 word sentences. Remember, development is a spectrum and your child may be slightly ahead or behind these averages. Help them develop their language skills by role modeling and talking to them a lot- explain what you are doing around the house and point out new objects by saying their name.

In brief: 2 years old
At 2 years we expect children to have a couple short (2 word) sentences.
At 3 years this improves to 3-4 word sentences. Remember, development is a spectrum and your child may be slightly ahead or behind these averages. Help them develop their language skills by role modeling and talking to them a lot- explain what you are doing around the house and point out new objects by saying their name.
Dr. Laura Webb
Dr. Laura Webb
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