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3 Year Language/Communication Milestones

Follows instructions with 2 or 3 steps

 
In this video, a little boy follows instructions with 2 steps. This is a 3-year language/communication milestone.

Can name most familiar things

 
This little boy is able to name many familiar things, a 3-year language/communication milestone.

Understands words like “in,” “on,” and “under”

 

In this video, a little girl displays her understanding of “in”, “on”, and “under”. This is a 3-year language/communication milestone.

Names a friend

 
By naming a friend, this little boy is displaying a 3-year language/communication milestone.

Says words like “I,” “me,” “we,” and “you” and some plurals (cars, dogs, cats)

 
In the first video clip, the little boy uses “I.” In the second clip, a little boy uses the plural, “wheels.” Using words like these is a 3-year language/communication milestones.

Talks well enough for strangers to understand most of the time

 
This video shows how a 3 year-old talks well enough for strangers to understand most of the time.

Carries on a conversation using 2 to 3 sentences

 
This video shows how a 3 year-old carries on a conversation using 2 to 3 sentences.
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Carries on a conversation using 2 to 3 sentences

 
This video shows how a 3 year-old carries on a conversation using 2 to 3 sentences.
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