Answer: Hello dear, your toddler isn't using more than a few words, you may be concerned. It may be confusing because he may seem to hear, understand, and follow instructions despite not speaking much, and there are no other signs of delayed development. Every child is different. Please do not rush or worry, You can help your child speak:
Talk more to your child.
Get down at her level or pick her up.
Listen what she is trying to say
Repeat the words with your child.
Read story books to the child, it helps in picking words.
Show things around when you are outside, encourage her to speak.
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Question: My son is 2 years 11 months old.he does not speak properly.yet he understands what I m saying.he repeats words that I ask him to repeat.but he is not able to speak full lines.n voice clarity
Every child is different and so are their developmental achievement.
Please do not rush or worry, he has started speaking but not all the words, which he will start once ready.
You can help your child speak:
1) Talk more to your child.
2) Get down at her level or pick her up.
3) Listen what she is trying to say
4) Repeat the words with your child.
5) Read story books to the child, it helps in picking words.
6) Show things around when you are outside, encourage her to speak.
7) At first you may not understand however with time the speech will be clear.
Check out speech milestones on ASHA website. As far as I remember, a 2yo should have a vocabulary of about 200 words, ability to answer in one word and just able to form 2 word sentences.
I'm not trying to add to your stress, just sharing what I remember to encourage you to go to a professional for evaluation. They will share tips for you to interact with the child too.
Hope this helps!
Question: My son 2.4 years and didn't speak. He can understand everything but not able to speak. He can say bhaiya bhaji daddy mamma
Answer: If your baby was Born premature then there are chances that he will start speaking a bit later.
you can surely try speech therapy now to help your baby with proper tongue exercises as well as oral exercises .
try to talk more to your baby by asking suitable questions that point to only one subject such as colour of a ball choice of food to eat not to eat and kind of questions.
I will advise you to take one hearing test before you try therapy ask you pediatrician about the test and definitely it is normal do not worry.