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What are the 10 ways that children from small families are more articulate and have more advanced

vocabularies than children from large families? In small families(1-2 children per household),children grow up in an adult environment where their main interactors are parents. As a result of this,children learn adult language & mannerisms at an early age.In contrast, children who grew up in large families(6-more children per household) have little or no parental interaction. They mostly interact with other children. As a result of this, their language& mannerisms are more rudimentary. Dr. Zajonc confirmed that the larger the family, the LESS mature the intellectual environment is.

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    Grace Marguerite Williams (gmwilliams) 2 years ago

    Definitely, in my elementary school, the kids from small families were the smartest & on the honor roll. They were also more independent. The kids from large families were poor students, 60% had to attend summer school. They had a pack mentality.

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