The Venables came over for dinner last night. When Jonathan pointed to a button on Hannah's outfit, I said, "That's a button." He immediately poked his finger at it and said, "Push!"
Posted by Heather Daley on January 11, 2005, 1:53 pm | Read 1847 times
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Posted by SursumCorda on January 11, 2005, 3:18 pm

Another piece of data for his growing knowledge of the mysteries of English. One word can have several different meanings. Just wait till he tackles the 100-some-odd meanings of "up"!
Posted by SursumCorda on January 13, 2005, 11:04 am

He's already learning some different meanings of "on." Turning lights *on* and turning water *on* are similar, yet different. But putting a block *on* your head is entirely different!
Posted by Joyful on January 13, 2005, 11:59 am
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