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Old 12-23-2012, 03:45 PM   #3
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Re: Teaching Mama

Originally Posted by mibarra View Post
Try pointing to him first saying his name, then you saying mama. Play "Where's x? There he is?" Pointing to him and "Where's mama? There she is!" Pointing to yourself.
exactly.. in the tarzan/jane method, you know?
you Jake, me Mama!

FWIW, I don't think it sounds particularly abnormal, really. DD didn't call me mama until 22 months and she has an extraordinary vocabulary now at just almost 27months.
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