Let’s see, maybe 10 or 12 phrases. You can tell when he makes intelligent speech. He struggles with it. He says yum, like it, when he wants treats, bath bath , when he wants to go the bathroom. Home when he wants to go home. Night night, I love you. Wheels when he wants a walk. Once I was trying to get him out from under the bed, and he yelled WHATS YOUR PROBLEM? When he wants to get down from the perch, he’ll put out his foot and say, Cmon, let’s go, Hey Baby!