Most parents talk too much or use unclear language when they discipline a small child. Too many words and vague complaints only confuse and overwhelm him. So keep it simple, following these guidelines:
Helpful Hint: Be wary of how you react when a child is running into the street. If you chase him he may tease you by running even faster. Consider a very loud "stop"! This may lead him to pause or slow down, enabling you to catch him.