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How do you get your 2 1/2 year old to talk more??

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:58 PM on Jul. 7, 2011 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Talk to them! take time out of everyday, and ask them questions, or tell them stories etc :)
    Tarrar

    Answer by Tarrar at 8:00 PM on Jul. 7, 2011

  • Take them around as many children as you can. They learn best from each other.
    Mom-2-3-Girlz

    Answer by Mom-2-3-Girlz at 8:13 PM on Jul. 7, 2011

  • As you read them stories, ask them simple questions, like identifying favorites, colors, counting, etc... Ask them to imitate animals, by making the sounds they make. Ask them to name individual objects in your home.
    CoffeeWriter

    Answer by CoffeeWriter at 8:28 PM on Jul. 7, 2011

  • well my son just turn 2 and his doc recommend speech couse he should be tlk more so tlk to your doc
    ilovewes

    Answer by ilovewes at 10:54 PM on Jul. 7, 2011

  • My son is almost 3 and barely talks. I kept waiting for him to blurt out a sentence like other people I knew, but it never happened. He has been attending speech therapy and preschool 2 days a week. He is talking A LOT more after being around other kids.
    hill_star03

    Answer by hill_star03 at 12:11 AM on Jul. 8, 2011

  • Is he not saying many words, set up something with your peds to talk to a speech therapist.
    Good luck!
    Sillylins

    Answer by Sillylins at 10:53 AM on Jul. 8, 2011

  • read them books books and more books
    Rydersmommy616

    Answer by Rydersmommy616 at 6:18 PM on Jul. 8, 2011

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