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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

mātai ahureo

metalinguistics

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He peka o roto i te mātai reo, e titiro ana ki te whakaahuahanga o te reo. Ko te aroā ahureo o te ākonga, koirā tana ahei ki te āta whakaaroaro i te whakamahinga o te reo me te hanga o te reo.

A branch of linguistics which studies the way a language is described. A student's metalinguistic awareness is their ability to think about how language is used, and the structure of language.

Tauira KŌrero

Ko tana tohungatanga, ko te mātai ahureo.

Me mōhio ngā pouako katoa ki ngā mātauranga matua o roto i te mātai ahureo.

Ko te aroturuki a te ākonga i tōna ake reo tētahi āhuatanga o te mātai ahureo.

Takenga Mai

mātai - to inspect, examine, investigate (field of study)

ahu - to tend, foster

reo - language

Tauira KŌrero

Ko tana tohungatanga, ko te mātai ahureo.

Me mōhio ngā pouako katoa ki ngā mātauranga matua o roto i te mātai ahureo.

Ko te aroturuki a te ākonga i tōna ake reo tētahi āhuatanga o te mātai ahureo.