the cultivation of vocabulary in kids. With regard to estimating vocabulary size, a differention is commonly drawn between receptive vocabulary and productive vocabulary; more recent research has concentrated on the procedure of vocabulary acquisition and the establishment of the child's cognitive lexicon.

VOCABULARY GROWTH: "A child's vocabulary growth can be improved through reading and writing exercises."
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