Language Development & Communication
Listening & Understanding
WiseTip: LD-UND-M2436-I01C

Set a good example when interacting with your child. Listen to your child and others so your child models your behaviour.


Toddlers cannot process sentences that are too long as their receptive language skills are still developing. Hence, going down to their level and getting their attention before speaking and keeping sentences short will help toddlers listen.