It's hard to catch her on video speaking Spanish, but I managed to get some good ones.
Her Spanglish is something that I allow myself to just soak up and enjoy with abandon.
When Josephine was born Joe called her his "tocaya." This is a word we don't have in English...
She has learned to tell people both how old she is and what month her birthday is in, and she's very patient about telling in either language.
With all the documenting I do of Bilingual Baby's progress in Spanish, a person might think she doesn't do anything interesting in English—not true. She's just as quick-witted, experimental, and hilarious as ever in English. I just can't keep up a blog on both languages! Still, her evolution towards the word "yes" is worth noting. … Continue reading “Sure”
We definitely started prepping her for Halloween way too early.
As she gets more and more confident in both languages, she gets more confident at mixing them. One phrase: yo tengo hungry.