Flashcards in Stages Of Spoken Development Deck (11):
When does the cooing stage occur?
Between 6 and 8 weeks old
What are the features of the cooing stage?
Experimentation of sounds using tongue and lips
Vowels e.g. /u/ and /a/
Link these to produce extended sounds e.g. /ooo/
When does the babbling stage begin?
Between 3-4 months
What are the features of the babbling stage?
Contains elements of speech that are later important
Use plosives and start to use bi-labials
When do a child's first words start to form and how?
10-15 months, reduplication
What can a child do by one year?
When does the holophrastic stage occur?
What are the main features of the holophrastic stage?
Single word phrases which could give multiple meanings
E.g. 'water' = 'There is water', 'I want water'
How long does the telegraphic stage last?
What are the features of the telegraphic stage?
Telegraphic utterances = condensed forms of sentence structure without function words
Use non-standard declaritives
Omission of closed class lexemes