Questions related to communicative strategies, i.e. techniques that foreign language speakers use to express their meaning (orally) when faced with difficulties related to insufficient command of the target language. These strategies should not be confused with learning methods. Communicative strategies refer only to strategies using during communication, while speaking and writing tags refer to preparing for communication.

Communicative strategies (or communication strategies) refers to strategies that learners use during communication and should not be confused with learning strategies (even though communication can be seen as a form of practice). For learning strategies, use the tag .

These strategies should not be confused with learning methods. Communicative strategies refer only to strategies using during communication, while and refer to preparing for communication.