Early elocution for super-smart baby
Updated: 2006-08-07 10:00
A five-month-old baby girl who spoke her first word after just five weeks is
already able to tell her mother exactly what she thinks of her food.
The girl, born on Valentine's Day in Beijing, has a vocabulary that includes
the words "hunger," "cheat," "grandma" and, importantly, "disgusting."
Her very first word, "hunger," was uttered as she was being breastfed on
The girl may have intelligence higher than other babies at her age, a doctor
surnamed Xia said, but more observations are needed to prove her super