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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

mātākōrero

literature

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te pātaka kōrero tūmau o tētahi iwi, e whakaata ana i tōna ahurea. Ko ngā kai o roto, ko ngā waiata, ko ngā karakia, ko ngā pūrākau me ngā paki auaha, ko ngā tuhituhinga, ko ngā kiriata - ko ērā katoa ka kīia ko te mātākōrero a te iwi.

Ko te whakaeminga kōrero rānei e pā ana ki tētahi kaupapa, pērā i te mātākōrero taiao. Ko tētahi wehewehenga o te mātākōrero, ko te mātātuhi me te mātāwaha.

The storehouse of longstanding texts of a people, which reflect their culture. A people's literature includes their songs, incantations, traditional and creative stories, written works and films.

Literature also applies to a collection of works relating to a particular topic, such as environmental literature. Literature can be classified as either oral or written literature.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha ētahi o ngā tino pūrākau o roto i te mātākōrero Māori?

He mōmona te mātākōrero o te ao Māori, ko te nuinga pea he kōrero ā-waha.

Ko te kohikohinga mōteatea a Apirana Ngata tētahi o ngā tino o roto i te mātākōrero Māori.

Takenga Mai

mātā - heap, layer

kōrero - text, prose

Tauira KŌrero

He aha ētahi o ngā tino pūrākau o roto i te mātākōrero Māori?

He mōmona te mātākōrero o te ao Māori, ko te nuinga pea he kōrero ā-waha.

Ko te kohikohinga mōteatea a Apirana Ngata tētahi o ngā tino o roto i te mātākōrero Māori.