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Welcome to PAEKUPU, words related to Te Marautanga o Aotearoa. Curriculum areas presently available on PAEKUPU: Toi Ataata, Te Reo Matatini, Puoro, Te Reo Pāngarau, Te Reo Pūtaiao, Ngā Mahi a te Rēhia
 
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Te Reo Matatini

momo reo

register, type of language

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te āhua o te reo ka whakamahia e te tangata, ā, he rerekē te momo e hāngai ana ki tēnā horopaki ki tēnā horopaki. Hei tauira, he rerekē te momo reo o te taiohi ki ōna hoa, me te momo reo kōrero ki ōna kaumātua. He ōkawa te momo reo e tika ana i ētahi whaitua reo, pērā i te reo whaikōrero i te marae ātea, he reo ōpaki te tikanga ki ētahi whaitua reo pērā i te kāinga.

The characteristics of language that a person uses, which differ depending on the context. For example, the register a young person would use with their own peer group is different to the register they would use when talking with elders. A formal register is appropriate in some language domains such as in speechmaking on the marae, an informal register is the norm in other domains such as the home.

Tauira KŌrero

Kāore e tika ana tērā momo reo hei whakawhitiwhiti kōrero ki te hunga kaumātua.

Whakamāramahia mai te momo reo o te papatākaro.

Me āta whakaaro te hunga whakarongo, koirā hei tohu i te momo reo hei whakamahi mā te tangata.

Tauira KŌrero

Kāore e tika ana tērā momo reo hei whakawhitiwhiti kōrero ki te hunga kaumātua.

Whakamāramahia mai te momo reo o te papatākaro.

Me āta whakaaro te hunga whakarongo, koirā hei tohu i te momo reo hei whakamahi mā te tangata.