Home > VocabProfilers > English (Kids)
VP-Kids v.1.2         [See lists ]       [Random kid words here ]    
Classic or BNC/COCA versions of VP are weak at identifying lexical growth in young children (Horst & Collins, 2006) so this dedicated profiler was developed (by Roessingh & Cobb, 2008) to match transcribed child language against ten 250-word lemma lists generalized from several empirical studies of oral productions by Stemach & Williams (1988).
Input mode A: Text here       Title:

Boy-Dog-Frog story [PDF]     Research using Frog Story [here]
NS-1 4yr-6mo | NS-2 5yr-1mo | NS-3 6yr-1mo | NS-4 7yr-1mo | ELL-1 5yr-0mo | ELL-2 6yr-0mo |
NS=native speaker; ELL=English language learner

      Demos from other VPs: SPEECH Adults Kids          

Exceptions: Words to recategorize as 1k (e.g. proper nouns). [Dbl-click words in textarea ; shared by input modes ]

Input mode B: Upload larger text files (To max 1.5 MB, depending on traffic, processor, etc)
1. on own drive; and then >>>    2.