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

Receptive Language

Receptive language is the ability to understand language. It is our ability to interpret meaning, follow directions and fully comprehend the message of another speaker. Receptive language difficulties include:

  • Following Directions
  • Processing vocabulary
  • Interpreting the message of a speaker
  • Inferencing
  • Idiomatic Language
  • Problem Solving