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child-directed speech — Babysprache (German / Deutsch)
Besondere Sprachform, die von Erwachsenen verwendet wird, wenn sie mit Babies und Kleinkindern sprechen und die durch heraufgesetzte Tonhöhe, geringere syntaktische Komplexität und vereinfachtes Vokabular gekennzeichnet ist.
Eine Art zu sprechen, die von Eltern, insbesondere Müttern, gegenüber Säuglingen und Kleinkindern verwendet wird. Dabei wird eine warme, höhere Stimmlage, verlangsamte Sprechgeschwindigkeit und vereinfachtes Vokabular und Grammatik verwendet.

The original English definition:

child-directed speech (English)
A non-standard form of language used by adults when talking to toddlers and infants which is characterized by high pitch, reduced syntactic complexity and simplified vocabulary.
A way of speech used by parents, particularly mothers, when talking to toddlers and infants. It uses a higher-pitched, warm voice, slow speed, and simplified vocabulary and grammar.

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