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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 Pūtaiao

angarua

bivalve

tūingoa, tūāhua

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te āhua o te anga o ētahi mātaitai, arā, e rua ngā wāhanga o te anga e kopi ana, pērā i te pipi me te kūtai. He uaua tō te angarua hei huaki, hei kati anō i ngā wāhanga e rua nei o tōna anga.

The type of shell possessed by some shellfish, where there are two parts to the shell which are hinged together, such as the pipi and the mussel. The shellfish has a muscle which opens and closes the two parts of the shell.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha ngā mātaitai angarua i kitea i te ākau tokatoka?

Whakamāramatia mai te āhua o ngā angarua i kitea i te ākau tokatoka.

He kaitātari te nuinga o ngā mātaitai angarua.

Takenga Mai

anga - shell

rua - two

Tauira KŌrero

He aha ngā mātaitai angarua i kitea i te ākau tokatoka?

Whakamāramatia mai te āhua o ngā angarua i kitea i te ākau tokatoka.

He kaitātari te nuinga o ngā mātaitai angarua.