Six-Month-Olds Comprehend Words That Refer to Parts of the Body

This finding suggests that very early comprehension has a capacity beyond specific, one-to-one, associations. Future research will need to consider how developing categorization abilities, social experiences, and parent word use influence the beginnings of word comprehension. © International Society on Infant Studies (ISIS).

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