months, she may begin to coo and chuckle back at you, so chat to her in a sing-song voice and exaggerate your facial expressions so she knows your communicating.The baby speech development guide
at imitating, both what adults and others do and say. Just remember to take care not to say things you would rather not have repeated! When adults talk to babies and young children we often use simplified or exaggerated speech. Developmental psychologists call
of one, Tina OBrian is a huge supporter of the Talk To Your Baby Campaign. Take a look at the Babyexpert.com baby speech development guide, an approximate guide to how your babys communication skills will develop during the first year.Need other
Newborn babies can pick up and learn the sounds of their mother’s speech while in the womb, a new study claims.Research at Pacific Lutheran University in the US showed that newborn babies have the capacity to learn and remember sounds of language
to understand a bit of what you’re saying. And the more they know, the more they can build on it.’For more information, pick up a copy of the March issue of Prima Baby magazine for our speech special, out on Thursday 16th February.
Research seems to indicate that traditional lullabies are dying out as they are no longer being passed down by mums through the generations.While 87% of over 65s knew the words to Rock-a-bye baby, only 57% of 18-24 year olds could sing the whole
Hollywood actress, Natalie Portman, 30, and her fiancé Benjamin Millepied have had a baby boy. No other details have been released as yet. Portman, who stuck by a strict vegetarian diet throughout her pregnancy, paid tribute to her fiancé during
Babies often enjoy the comfort of a dummy, but you need to make sure they kick the habit once they reach the age of 12 months. Here's why: Repeated dummy sucking opens the eustachian tubes, which link the nose and middle ear, allowing bacteria
that husband Sam confirmed the news of her 12-week pregnancy in his reception speech. The potentially happy news comes after Lily and Sam lost a stillborn baby at six months last November.
to her and getting her to roll it back saying, Mummy's got the ball...Your turn now.'Speech milestones Birth-4 monthsWhat to expect:Your baby can pick up on your tone of voice. If you sound happy, she'll smile, if you speak snappily she'll get distressed