The sound of speech: 0-3 years*This document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: The sound of speech: 0-3 years (Links to English resource)
Summary: Learning to speak is a crucial part of a child’s development and the most intensive period of speech and language development happens in the first three years of life. Even though children vary in their development of speech and language, there are certain ‘milestones’ that can be identified as a rough guide to normal development. These milestones are outlined in this fact sheet.
Organisation: Speech Pathology Australia
Last reviewed: May 2018
Target audience: General
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