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How many words?

my son is 28 months and I was just wondering how many words he should be saying. He only says 5 words. He is in speech and it doesn't seen to be working. He has been in speech for 4 months.

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mommyof2_1989

Asked by mommyof2_1989 at 4:58 PM on Mar. 6, 2011 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Give it time some are more shy than others! Soon you'll be wishing for the days were he WOULD shut up lol
    djimenezlove85

    Answer by djimenezlove85 at 5:00 PM on Mar. 6, 2011

  • He will talk when he is ready. My oldest DD didn't start talking until she was about 2 and a half years old. Now I can't get her to shut up, lol!
    amber1330

    Answer by amber1330 at 5:02 PM on Mar. 6, 2011

  • My oldest didn't utter a recognizable word until he was 2 and 1/2. Now he's 4 and never stops talking. My youngest has been chatting away since he was about 12 months. Every kid is different. Is your son bilingual by any chance?
    Syphon

    Answer by Syphon at 6:41 PM on Mar. 6, 2011

  • Or is your household bilingual, I mean?
    Syphon

    Answer by Syphon at 6:41 PM on Mar. 6, 2011

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