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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

takawhīwhiwhi

complicated

tūāhua

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He uaua te whakamārama, te hanga māramatanga rānei ki tētahi mea takawhīwhiwhi. Kāore e taea te wāwāhi ki ētahi wāhanga māmā, kāore hoki i nahanaha tōna hanga.

Difficult to explain or understand, not able to be broken down in to more simple parts, and not constructed in a systematic way.

Tauira KŌrero

Kātahi te whakaaro takawhīwhiwhi ko tēnā – tē aro i te hunga tamariki nei, i te hunga pakeke anō hoki!

He takawhīwhiwhi te rerenga kōrero, me pēhea te whakamāmā?

He aha i takawhīwhiwhi ai tana whakamārama i te kaupapa māmā noa iho nei?

Takenga Mai

takawhīwhiwhi - entangled, interlaced, complicated, intricate

Tauira KŌrero

Kātahi te whakaaro takawhīwhiwhi ko tēnā – tē aro i te hunga tamariki nei, i te hunga pakeke anō hoki!

He takawhīwhiwhi te rerenga kōrero, me pēhea te whakamāmā?

He aha i takawhīwhiwhi ai tana whakamārama i te kaupapa māmā noa iho nei?