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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

karu

eye, eyeball

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te hanga o te tinana e rangona ai te aho, e kitea ai he āhua. Kia uru atu ngā hihi aho ki te karu, ka huri hei karere io, ā, ka tukuna ki te roro hei whakamāori māna.

The organ of the body which detects light and allows objects to be seen. When light rays enter the eye, they are changed to nerve impulses which are sent to the brain for interpretation.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te wāhi o te karu kei reira ngā paerongo hei huri i ngā hihi aho hei karere io?

Whakamāramatia mai te mahi a te karu.

He uaua e hono atu ana, e neke ai te karu.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

Koia nei ngā wāhanga matua o te karu:

KUPU KĒ ATU

kanohi

whatu*

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te wāhi o te karu kei reira ngā paerongo hei huri i ngā hihi aho hei karere io?

Whakamāramatia mai te mahi a te karu.

He uaua e hono atu ana, e neke ai te karu.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga