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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

mātātoka

fossilisation

tūingoa, tūmahi oti, tūāhua

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te noho tangata whenua o tētahi hapa reo ki te hinengaro o te ākonga. Kāore te hapa e whakararu i te whakawhitinga kōrero, nō reira e kore pea e whakatikaina.

The cementing of a language error in a person's mind. Because the error does not interfere with communication it may go uncorrected.

Tauira KŌrero

Kua mātātoka tēnei hapa reo ōna, tē aro i a ia.

He aha e mātātoka ai tētahi hapa reo?

He uaua te whakatika i te mātātoka reo kua roa e hapa ana.

Takenga Mai

mātā - heap, layer

mātā (mātāniho) - print or mark of teeth

toka - stone, rock

Tauira KŌrero

Kua mātātoka tēnei hapa reo ōna, tē aro i a ia.

He aha e mātātoka ai tētahi hapa reo?

He uaua te whakatika i te mātātoka reo kua roa e hapa ana.