While attempting to get Maggie to say her first word, Marge tells the story of Lisa's first word. In 1983, Marge, Homer and Bart are living in the Lower East Springfield district and Marge announces that she is pregnant. She and Homer decide to move into a house to support their bigger family and move into their present day home. Lisa is born during the 1984 Summer Olympics and Bart immediately becomes jealous of her. He tries several things mean things to her, but only manages to get himself in trouble. Bart decides to run away, but Lisa says her first word: "Bart". Bart discovers that Lisa loves him and embraces her as his sister. In the present day, Homer puts Maggie to bed, saying he wishes that she will never talk. Once he leaves, Maggie says her first word: "daddy". 
Guest star: Elizabeth Taylor.

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Follow the Yellow Brick Road
performed by Abe Dinovitch, Betty Rome, Billy Bletcher, Carol Tevis, Delos Jewkes, Lois Clements, Nick Angelo, Pinto Colvig, Robert Bradford, Virgil Johanson, and Zari Elmassian; composed by Harold Arlen; written by

This Song is played in Lisa's First Word part of The Simpsons Season 4
The Flanders family sings this song (with slightly different words) when welcoming the Simpsons to the neighborhood.

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The Simpsons Season 4

# Title Air Date
The Simpsons
4:1 Kamp Krusty Sep 24, 1992
4:2 A Streetcar Named Marge Oct 1, 1992
4:3 Homer the Heretic Oct 8, 1992
4:4 Lisa the Beauty Queen Oct 15, 1992
4:55 Treehouse of Horror III Oct 29, 1992
4:6 Itchy & Scratchy: The Movie Nov 3, 1992
4:7 Marge Gets a Job Nov 5, 1992
4:8 New Kid on the Block Nov 12, 1992
4:9 Mr. Plow Nov 19, 1992
4:10 Lisa's First Word Dec 3, 1992
4:11 Homer's Triple Bypass Dec 17, 1992
4:12 Marge vs. the Monorail Jan 14, 1993
4:13 Selma's Choice Jan 21, 1993
4:14 Brother from the Same Planet Feb 4, 1993
4:15 I Love Lisa Feb 11, 1993
4:16 Duffless Feb 18, 1993
4:17 Last Exit to Springfield Mar 11, 1993
4:18 So It's Come to This: A Simpsons Clip Show Apr 1, 1993
4:19 The Front Apr 15, 1993
4:20 Whacking Day Apr 29, 1993
4:21 Marge in Chains May 6, 1993
4:22 Krusty Gets Kancelled May 13, 1993

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