McLean Speech & Language
6845 Elm Street, Suite 440
McLean, VA 22101
Office: 703-734-0211
Fax: 703-734-0501

Expressive Language

Expressive language is the ability to verbally communicate your thoughts and ideas. It is our ability to tell a story, give directions, maintain a conversation and have our daily needs and wants fulfilled. Expressive language difficulties include:

  • Using complete sentences
  • Limited vocabulary
  • Telling a story
  • Giving directions
  • Asking and answering questions
  • Communicating daily needs