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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 Pūtaiao

urutau ~nga

adapt, adaptation

tūingoa, tūmahi poro

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He tukanga e rerekē haere ai tētahi rauropi i roto i te takanga o ngā whakatipuranga, kia taunga kē ake ai tana noho ki roto i ngā nekenekehanga o tōna taiao. Hei tauira, ko te urutaunga o ngā tipu ki te ua kawa e heke ana i ētahi wāhi o Uropi.

An intergenerational process of change in an organism that enables that organism to better live within the conditions of their environment. For example, the adaptation of plants to the acid rain falling in parts of Europe.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha ētahi o ngā urutaunga o te kererū e pai ai tana noho ki ngā tāone?

Rangahautia ngā urutaunga o ngā rauropi o te wai tai.

He poto noa iho te wā kia urutau ai ētahi rauropi ki te mahana haere o te ao.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

E toru ngā momo urutaunga a tētahi rauropi, e taunga kē atu ai ia ki tōna taiao:

Ko te nuinga o ngā urutaunga o tētahi rauropi, ka hua ake i te takanga o ngā whakatipuranga i ngā manomano tau. Ka kīia ko te kukuwhatanga tērā o te rauropi.

Mēnā ka rerekē te taiao o tētahi rauropi (pērā i te āhuarangi, me te nui o te aho e tau atu ana ki taua wāhi), ka urutau te rauropi ki aua nekenekehanga o te taiao, ka mate kē rānei ia, ngaro tonu atu (pērā i te ngaro haere o te kākāpō).

Takenga Mai

uru - enter

tau - settle down

Tauira KŌrero

He aha ētahi o ngā urutaunga o te kererū e pai ai tana noho ki ngā tāone?

Rangahautia ngā urutaunga o ngā rauropi o te wai tai.

He poto noa iho te wā kia urutau ai ētahi rauropi ki te mahana haere o te ao.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga