automatic transmission acts funny on 1998 Ford Taurus

when i hit the gas from stop the transmission dosent want to shift into second, but when i stop and ease into the gs it shifts fine, what is going on with the transmission>

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THEN DON'T TAKE OFF SO FAST!! THE HARDER THE GAS IS PUSHED THE LONGER IT TAKES TO SHIFT.
NOW, IS THIS SOMETHING NEW OR IS THE CAR NEW TO YOU?