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Why is it beneficial to talk to my baby?
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In brief: This is learning!
Your baby is a sponge.
The conversations with your baby at any age are greatly increasing their vocabulary and experience with language. Talk away at your level. Do not talk down to what you think a baby understands.

In brief: This is learning!
Your baby is a sponge.
The conversations with your baby at any age are greatly increasing their vocabulary and experience with language. Talk away at your level. Do not talk down to what you think a baby understands.
Dr. Scott J. Wolfson
Dr. Scott J. Wolfson
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Early development
Although it is not usually evident to parents, infants begin to absorb the qualities of speech that give it rhythm & make it song-like.
The tonal inflections you use with them during play and the speed and clarity of the sounds they hear imprint the language they will use.Think adults who learn a language late in life, they can never sound native, but a child can learn many & sound native in each.

In brief: Early development
Although it is not usually evident to parents, infants begin to absorb the qualities of speech that give it rhythm & make it song-like.
The tonal inflections you use with them during play and the speed and clarity of the sounds they hear imprint the language they will use.Think adults who learn a language late in life, they can never sound native, but a child can learn many & sound native in each.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Johanna Fricke
Also, mimic your baby's sounds and facial expressions to model reciprocal ( back-and-forth) social interaction. Read and cuddle. No videos!
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