Children usually take similar steps in building up their vocabulary. Below are some developmental guidelines.
The Department of Education has created a resource called Hungry Little Minds to help support parents and carers with tips to encourage speech, language and development in age appropriate stages.
Our team run online workshops on early language development. They are designed for parents and carers and those working within early years settings. We have three training sessions available on different topics to equip you with everyday strategies to support your child, aged up to five. Please visit our Speech and Language Therapy service page for more information and to register.
At 18-24 months children can usually:
At two to three years old children can or will usually:
At three to four years old children can or will usually: