Tips for language development - 12-18 months

By now your little one might be saying a few words and clearly recognising some of the things that you say to them.

Speech and language therapist Sinead Campbell gives her top tips for interacting with 12-18 month olds in a way that helps with their communication skills.

A dad and his daughter playing with jelly.

Children love getting messy, and playing with different textures gives chance for them to learn different words for how things feel like 'squishy, squashy jelly'.

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