The development of language in children can be divided into four distinct phases. The following internet pages clarify in greater detail the distinctive phases, keeping especially in mind a multilingual approach.
1st Phase: The First Language Tools (0 to 3 Years)
2nd Phase: Language to Communicate (3 to 6 Years)
3rd Phase: Learning to Read and Write (6 to 9 Years)
4th Phase: Language as an Educational Tool (9 years and beyond)
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