Saturday, March 14, 2009

Jack's Lexicon

Word [pronunciation] definition

Ma-Ma [Ma-Ma-Ma] mommy; female parental figure

Da-Da [Deh-Deh-Deh or Deh] daddy; male parental figure

No [No-No-No or Doh-Doh-Doh] (accompanied with right arm swinging across his body and shaking his head) i'm all done with dinner; i'm acknowledging you're telling me 'no'; i'm telling you no

Cat [kitty or kitteh] feline friend

Truck [tuck or tuck-tuck] large hauling-capacity vehicle; semi

Duck [duck or rack-rack-rack] anything duck-shaped with a bill; quack, quack

Cracker [kah-kah or cra-kah] feed me a cracker, now

This/That [dis/dat] (accompanied by frantic pointing) have you seen this, mommy; please tell me what this is so i can increase my vocabulary; i want this, give it to me

Round and Round [raw-raw-raw] round and round, as in, the wheels on the bus go...

Vroom [vrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr] i'm driving my truck/car/bus can you hear it? it's on the move

Sometimes I blog for the enjoyment of others, sometimes I blog for my own catharsis and sometimes I blog so that I can reference this information later to make sure any sub-sequent children are on-par with the first. (Hopefully, if they're not, we'll be able to find the receipt and the store will accept them back even though the tags have been removed.)


Anonymous said...

I think the return policy is only in the first 14 days and there is a 15% restocking fee.

Emily said...

Also, I forgot Fish [ish] he pretty accurately identifies fish as different from whale/dolphin.