Your Baby Can Now Understand And Follow Instructions

Your Baby Can Now Understand And Follow Instructions

Once born, your baby begins turning to your voice and speech patterns to work out what you are saying. He is also staring to learn about more complicated concepts such as love, trust, time and cause and effect.
What you need to know
At this age, your baby will pick up your emotions, such as love, concern, anxiety, etc. and he will be able to respond to them. He will use hand gestures and other signs using his body--- that have meanings. He will recognise and respond to his own name. By now, your child has a pretty good understanding of language. Your baby can now understand 50 words and use around 20 of them. Your baby will also use gestures with words and sounds to show what he wants. And he will be able to follow more simple instructions like pick up those blocks or find your toy.
What you need to do
Talking and reading to your baby, however young, will help him learn good communication skills. In general, he will understand a word before he is able to say it himself. Playing with him learn more about the way the world works. You are his best teacher, challenge him with toys suited to his age and games to encourage his mental and physical development. Look at books together that have bright colourful images that you can talk about to help his language development. Be affectionate, and consistently show your child how much you love and care for him.

Disclaimer : Content presented here is for information purposes only, please consult with your doctor for any health queries




Checkout other interesting articles

Baby Unable to Sleep- How to Handle Sleep Regression in Babies and Toddlers?

How to Plan Your Toddler’s Feeding Schedule?

Newborn Baby Vaccination Chart - India 2022

Height and Weight Chart for Indian Babies (0 to 12 Months)

Top 100 Unique Hindu Baby Boy Names with Meanings

5-months Baby Food Chart: Indian Food Chart for Your 5-month-old Baby

Common Nutritional Problems In Toddlers: Is Your Child Eating Right?

Popsicle Stick Bridges

Traveling with your little one: Everything you need to know

Your Child is Now Fully Ready for Cow's Milk Instead of Breast Milk Only

The Terrible Twos Stage: Why To Love It & How to Deal With Your Child's Temper Tantrums