Speech and language milestones in 2.5 year olds
Created by Dr Himani Narula Khanna Updated on Aug 27, 2020
Amongst all the developmental milestones in children, speech and language is one of the most important developmental skills, a child picks up and masters as he grows. As the child starts with sounds, moving to babbling and then formation of words and two word phrases, he picks up both receptive and expressive language. With age, a child's vocabulary also widens. In autism, chldren experience speech delay and devekopment. Dr. Himani Khanna, a Senior Developmental Pediatrician talks about the speech and language milestones in the early years and shares strategies to build vocabulary and language through visial, auditory and kinesthetic means.