- Mama, HUMAN walking dog.
- Come look! HUMAN riding a bike. Come see!
- Can I get newspaper on porch? HUMAN boy on bike leave it.
- I see HUMAN lady who brought us diapers. She wave me, Mama.
- HUMAN drive big red truck!
- ...and so on...
Why is he using this particular word? We have no clue! We don't speak about people like that - we refer to them by their names, or say "someone," "somebody," or "a person;" this "HUMAN" business (and I type that in all caps because it is always said in all caps - at a high volume and with lots of enthusiasm), or "oo - na - men" as he more realistically says it, all started after several minutes of frustration where Jonathan was asking me to help him draw something, but I just couldn't figure out what he was asking me to help him draw. Once we finally figured it out, I made a few stick figures for him.And that is his other latest passion - sketching stick figures.