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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

tapepe

falter, stumble (of language)

tūingoa, tūmahi poro, tūāhua

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Kāore e āhei ki te whakapuaki mārama i tāna e kōrero ana. (He Pātaka Kupu)

A person’s inability to clearly enunciate what they are saying.

Tauira KŌrero

Ka tapepe tana kōrero nā tana kore i āta mārama ki te kaupapa.

Kei te tapepe tonu te reo o Tama, e ono marama noa iho e ako ana.

He uaua rawa pea tēnei pukapuka mā Hine, inā te tapepe tonu o tana pānui.

Tauira KŌrero

Ka tapepe tana kōrero nā tana kore i āta mārama ki te kaupapa.

Kei te tapepe tonu te reo o Tama, e ono marama noa iho e ako ana.

He uaua rawa pea tēnei pukapuka mā Hine, inā te tapepe tonu o tana pānui.