He āwhina ki te whiriwhiri i tētahi kupu kāore e mōhiotia ana, i runga i te tikanga o te rerenga kōrero, i te tikanga o ngā kupu kei ōna taha, i te tikanga rānei o ngā wāhanga iti o te kupu.
A type of support in working out an unknown word, based on the meaning of the sentence, the meaning of the words around it, or the meaning of parts within the word.
Hei tauira o te tīwhiri tikanga:
tīwhiri - clue
tikanga - meaning (of a word), definition