Please refer to the attached file below for explanations and key concepts on the silent period.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 5:13 am ad1c9bdddf
The silent period is the time in which children who are not native English speakers are unable to speak or communicate with people because of a language barrier. They spend a great deal of the time listening to the new language and trying to focus on the words and sounds, and because of their focus, they are often very quiet. This is why it is called the silent ...
The silent period and language development are examined.