Sentence Examples


  • Most retarded children babble during the first year and develop their first words within a normal time span, but are then slow to develop sentences or a varied vocabulary.
  • Expressive language development-A style of language development in which a child's babble mimics the cadence and rhythm of adult speech.
  • Deaf children born to signing parents begin to "babble" in sign at the same point in infancy that hearing infants babble speech, and proceed from there to learn a fully expressive language.
  • They should also consult with their doctor if the child does not babble or begin to use single words within the normal time frame.
  • By six months, he should gurgle, laugh, babble repetitive sounds and attempt to imitate them, look for the source of sounds such as a parent's voice and begin to pay attention to music.