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Te Reo Pūtaiao

rongo tāwara

sense of taste

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WHAKAMĀRAMA

Mā ngā manomano paerongo mōkitokito o te arero e rongo ai te tangata i ngā tāwara matua e whā, arā, te reka, te kawa, te totetote me te pūkawa. Ko tā ngā paerongo tāwara he huri i ngā tāwara hei karere io, ā, ka tukuna atu ki te roro hei whakamāori māna.

In humans, thousands of microscopic taste buds in the tongue allow a person to detect the four basic tastes of sweet, sour, salty and bitter. The taste buds change the tastes to nerve impulses which are sent to the brain to be interpreted.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha e ngoikore ai te rongo tāwara o te tangata kai hikareti?

He maha ngā tona o te arero, kei reira ngā paerongo tāwara e noho ana.

Kāore i te pērā rawa te kaha o te rongo tāwara i te wā e pāngia ana te tangata ki te rewharewha.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha e ngoikore ai te rongo tāwara o te tangata kai hikareti?

He maha ngā tona o te arero, kei reira ngā paerongo tāwara e noho ana.

Kāore i te pērā rawa te kaha o te rongo tāwara i te wā e pāngia ana te tangata ki te rewharewha.