Baby and Language


These resources are now owned and operated by Child Health BC who is making them freely available to parents, caregivers, families and anyone supporting healthy child development in the early years.

Early Spoken Interactions with a Child are Times of Wonder

Tiny infants can negotiate multiple languages. Family can use infant-directed speech, eye contact and turn-taking when they speak to babies and babies will quickly learn who to speak which language to and when.


Dr. Janet Werker