When are Speech Sounds Learned? The age at which specific consonant articulations emerge differs greatly among children. Widely quoted age tables represent upper age limits rather than average performance, and stress-sound mastery in all word positions as opposed to customary usage. A new graphic way of summarizing information about age in relation to consonant development ... Forum
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When are Speech Sounds Learned?
 
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When are Speech Sounds Learned?
Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, February 1972, Vol. 37, 55-63. doi:10.1044/jshd.3701.55
 
Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, February 1972, Vol. 37, 55-63. doi:10.1044/jshd.3701.55

The age at which specific consonant articulations emerge differs greatly among children. Widely quoted age tables represent upper age limits rather than average performance, and stress-sound mastery in all word positions as opposed to customary usage. A new graphic way of summarizing information about age in relation to consonant development is proposed.

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