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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

ūnga

punchline

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Kei te rārangi whakamutunga o te kōrero whakakata, arā, ko te ngako o te pukuhohe.

The last line of a joke which contains the essence of the humour.

Tauira KŌrero

Ka waereware i a ia te ūnga o te kōrero whakakata.

Pukakata ana te minenga i te ūnga o te paki a Billy T.

Nāwai rā ka tae atu ki te ūnga o te kōrero, engari kāore pea i tino aroā i te hunga whakarongo.

Takenga Mai

ū - bring to land, strike home

Tauira KŌrero

Ka waereware i a ia te ūnga o te kōrero whakakata.

Pukakata ana te minenga i te ūnga o te paki a Billy T.

Nāwai rā ka tae atu ki te ūnga o te kōrero, engari kāore pea i tino aroā i te hunga whakarongo.