Or rather, we didn't teach it anything, it just picked it up here and there.
Both girls were late talkers, compared to the other kids in our social group. And Maggie, like her sister, went from zero to Toastmasters in nothing flat.
Let's put on your hummingbird pajamas.
I SEED A HUDDINGBUD OUSSIDE!
Yeah, we have hummingbirds in the lemon tree, don't we?
WE GOT HUDDINGBUD INNA LEDON TWEE! INNA BACKYARD! OUT DERE, OUT DA WINNOW! LIKE ON MAH JAMMIES! I GOT DA HUDDINGBUDS ON ME! I CUTE! WIDDA HUDDINGBUD ON MAH JAMMIES!
Full sentences, complete thoughts.
I swear two weeks ago, that whole conversation would have gone like this:
Let's put on your hummingbird jammies.
It takes longer to get the pajamas on, now.