babytalk


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Noun1.babytalk - an adult's imitation of the speech of a young childbabytalk - an adult's imitation of the speech of a young child
non-standard speech - speech that differs from the usual accepted, easily recognizable speech of native adult members of a speech community
2.babytalk - the developing speech of a young childbabytalk - the developing speech of a young child
non-standard speech - speech that differs from the usual accepted, easily recognizable speech of native adult members of a speech community
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Though we might find some of the babytalk spelling embarrassing, and find it strange that Daddy should sign himself off EE, this lovely book knocks on the head the idea held by many of us (me included) that the Elgars were cruelly unfeeling towards their daughter.
They identified babytalk and repetition as types of elderspeak and recommended these behaviors as topics for training programs.
Her work has been featured in Vogue Bambini, British Vogue, Babiekins Magazine, Parenting Magazine, Babytalk Magazine, National Education Association, YMCA, National Center for Missing and Exploited Kids, Until There's a Cure Foundation Warriors Fighting for His Cure & more.
As a sleep-training educator at Nordstrom, Baby's R Us, ClubMomMe, Babytalk LA, Baby & Kidz Expos and more, Jenni June assists families across the country live an optimal life.
My first gig as an editor in chief was at BabyTalk magazine.
Babytalk as a communication of intimate attachment: An initial study in adult romances and friendships.
I always liked kids but can now babytalk for hours without feeling weird.
After I played "Keep On Move," by Babytalk (aka Eric Broucek, one half of Watussi) to my friend Simon, he noticed that the song had been out since November.
I never like to write down towards children, you shouldn't babytalk them," said the grandfather.
He continued to "vocalize," making the whistles and wheezes of killer-whale communication, just talking to himself, but he did so less and less, and in the end it became a kind of babytalk.
Its two flagship brands are Parenting, the nation's leading magazine for moms, and the Babytalk portfolio, which includes the monthly Babytalk magazine and its siblings Babytalk First Months and Babytalk Mom-to-Be.