phase of mental development in which presentation of ideas through symbols enables children to learn about the world around them: what is the meaning of particular words, sounds, behavioural actions.

SYMBOLIC MODE: "Example of symbolic mode is making honk noise while driving children vehicle while pretending to drive a car in the traffic."
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