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Towards the end of first year, your baby will begin to communicate what she wants by pointing, crawling or gesturing towards her target.
Language Milestones by the end of First year
Pays increased attention to speechResponds to simple verbal requestResponds to “NO”Uses simple gestures, such as shaking head for “no”Babbles with inflectionSays “dada” and “mama”Uses exclamation, such as “oh-oh”Tries to imitate wordsBy the end of first year child can speak 2-3 words.
Early in the second year, your toddler will suddenly seem to understand everything you say.
By this age most of the toddlers master at least fifty spoken words.
Girls generally develop language skills faster than boys :-)
Language Milestones by the end of Second year
For better understanding of child we can use
1.Show and tell method
2.Introduction Picture books
3.Always use same words for same picture
4.Make child use his senses - touch, see, hear, taste and smell