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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

whakatakē

sarcastic, sarcasm

tūingoa, tūāhua

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He kupu matakawa, he momo kōrori, he taunu, he whakaiti i tētahi tangata, kaupapa rānei.

A distasteful utterance, a form of irony used to mock or belittle a person or initiative.

Tauira KŌrero

Kaua e whakarongo ki āna kupu whakatakē.

He whakatakē ana kōrero mō te kaupapa nei.

He arero kino tōna, haehae ana te ngākau i te āhua o ana kōrero whakatakē i tā tātou kaupapa nei.

Takenga Mai

whakatakē - to look down on, criticise negatively, disparage, belittle

KUPU KĒ ATU

whakahāwea

Tauira KŌrero

Kaua e whakarongo ki āna kupu whakatakē.

He whakatakē ana kōrero mō te kaupapa nei.

He arero kino tōna, haehae ana te ngākau i te āhua o ana kōrero whakatakē i tā tātou kaupapa nei.