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Ngā Mahi a te Rēhia

pōrahu

uncoordinated, awkward (of movement)

tūingoa, tūāhua

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Kāore e huatau ana, kāore e reretahi ana te neke, pērā i te pōrahu o ngā nekeneke o ngā wāhanga tinana o tētahi kaihaka.

Movement that is ungainly and lacks coordination, such as the uncoordinated movement of the parts of the body of a haka performer.

Tauira KŌrero

He pōrahu noa iho ngā ringa a te kapa i tā rātou haka.

Me pēhea te whakaako i ngā tamariki kia reretau ngā nekeneke, kia kore ai e pōrahu?

He uaua ki a ia te whakaneke i tōna tinana, he pōrahu katoa.

KUPU KĒ ATU

ninipa

Tauira KŌrero

He pōrahu noa iho ngā ringa a te kapa i tā rātou haka.

Me pēhea te whakaako i ngā tamariki kia reretau ngā nekeneke, kia kore ai e pōrahu?

He uaua ki a ia te whakaneke i tōna tinana, he pōrahu katoa.