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Toddler Talk: New words

Emily Ivory 'Animal' nursing bra
Nursing ze-bra?

Small one is very talkative these days and I sometimes forget how new language is to her. Occasionally she gets a little confuzzled – these are my latest favourites:

Bra – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Zebra

Chimney – – – – – – – – – – Rainbow

OK, so the last one is completely our fault… we all got excited showing her a rainbow and forgot to check she could see what we were pointing at. By the time I realised where the rainbows she kept pointing at were, she was absolutely convinced that rainbows were the things on top of houses.

And I haven’t yet corrected her about the zebra, partly because I like wearing a matching zebra and knickers, and partly because I giggle every time I list a “nursing zebra”. Little things…