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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I know it is different out in the rural idylls that some people insist on inhabiting but the city centre is affected only by the inhibitions of those who insist on listening to government babytalk of red warnings instead of making their own risk assessments - assessments which are not assisted by the manifest refusal of the Met Office and broadcasters to give snowfall in feet and inches
Edinburgh city centre is affected only by the inhibitions of those who insist on listening to government babytalk red warnings.
Inoltre occorre ricordare che in Babytalk in Dante's "Commedia", Hollander (1980), attinge alia teoria di Francesco De Sanctis, riportata anche da Luigi Russo (1961: 72): secondo questa teoria, attraverso i personaggi del suo poema Dante racconta se stesso.
Esta manera de habla especial dirigida a los bebes ha sido denominada Habla dirigida al bebe (HDB), Infant-directed speech (IDS), Motheresse, Maternes o Babytalk.
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.
My first gig as an editor in chief was at BabyTalk magazine.
Keep your voice light and soft as you speak, but don't use babytalk or a squeaky, high-pitched tone.
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.