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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

kīanga whakatairite

comparative phrase

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He kupu wetereo, arā, he whakatakotoranga kupu iti hei tohu i te rerekē o tētahi mea i tētahi. I te reo Māori, ka tāpiria te ‘ake’, te 'atu', te ‘iho’ rānei ki te tūāhua. Hei tauira, e tārarotia ana ngā kīanga whakatairite i ēnei rerenga kōrero:

  • He tāroaroa ake a Hēmi i a Wi.
  • He iti iho te utu o te kōhinu i konei i te utu i Waiouru.

A grammatical term. A small grouping of words which denote the difference between two things. In Māori the words 'ake', 'atu' and 'iho' are added to the adjective. 

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te kīanga whakatairite kei roto i tēnei rerenga kōrero?

Ko te 'iti iho' te kīanga whakatairite tauaro mō te 'nui ake'.

Tuhia ētahi kīanga whakatairite hei whakaatu i ngā rerekētanga o ētahi kaitākaro rīki e rua.

KUPU KĒ ATU

kīwhakatairite

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te kīanga whakatairite kei roto i tēnei rerenga kōrero?

Ko te 'iti iho' te kīanga whakatairite tauaro mō te 'nui ake'.

Tuhia ētahi kīanga whakatairite hei whakaatu i ngā rerekētanga o ētahi kaitākaro rīki e rua.