Aawaz Speech & Hearing Centre

All types of Speech & Hearing Solutions



Birth to 3 months
  • Cries immediately after birth
  • Cries as a reflex reaction to his / her needs
  • Differentiation of cries (different cries for hunger, discomfort etc.) in the latter half of this period
3-6 months
  • Grunts, gurgles and makes cooing sounds when comfortable
  • Produces some vowels and consonants
6-9 months
  • Produces strings of sounds such as ‘Baba’, ‘Dada’
  • Participates in routine plays such as ‘Pat-a-cake’
9-12 months
  • Comprehends simple commands like “give it to daddy” and questions such as “Where is so and so” (referring to a sibling or a frequent visitor)
  • Points to some body parts
1-2 year
  • A child normally says his first word around one year of age
  • Uses speech like pattern interspersed with true words
  • Has a vocabulary of 50 -100 words
  • Uses two word phrases in the later stages of this period