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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

tohutō

macron

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te tohu hei whakaatu i te tōnga o tētahi oropuare, arā, kia roa tana whakahuatanga. He rārangi poto huapae ka whakanōhia ki runga ake i te oropuare.

The symbol which is used to show the lengthening of a vowel and therefore its pronunciation. A short horizontal line is written above the vowel.

Tauira KŌrero

Āta whakarongo kia mōhio ai koe ki ngā oropuare e whai tohutō ana.

Me hoki anō ki te tirotiro i tō tuhinga me ngā pū e tika ana kia whai tohutō.

Me pēhea te tuhi tohutō i te rorohiko?

Takenga Mai

tohu - symbol, mark

tō - to drag, pull

Tauira KŌrero

Āta whakarongo kia mōhio ai koe ki ngā oropuare e whai tohutō ana.

Me hoki anō ki te tirotiro i tō tuhinga me ngā pū e tika ana kia whai tohutō.

Me pēhea te tuhi tohutō i te rorohiko?