Growth spurt. Words! From Mama, Dadda, 'no' and 'uh!', to a whole string of words. doo-doo! (bird) beach nee (me) hello / hi die! (bye) m-m-m (milk) ta dirt ant bee kick sweep boo (boo, and blue) doodle (noodle) dee-dee (CD) um (!) ages (!!) yah You may find me in the comments, adding words that escaped my recall. So interesting to watch your path to language flourish so differently from your brother's.