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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

whaikī tōtahi

monologue

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He momo kauhau āhua roa nei, ka puta i roto i tētahi whakaari, ka tukuna e te kiripuaki hei whakaatu i ōna whakaaro, i ōna kare ā-roto rānei. I ētahi wā, ko te kaituku whaikī tōtahi, ko ia anake kei te atamira.

A somewhat long speech delivered by one of the characters in a drama production in order to reveal their thoughts or emotions. Sometimes the actor delivering the monologue will be the only one on the stage.

Tauira KŌrero

Ka tangi ētahi i te whaikī tōtahi a Hurieta ki te whakapuaki i tōna aroha ki a Romio.

Ko te whaikī tōtahi tētahi āhuatanga matua o roto i ngā whakaari a Wiremu Rūrūtao.

Nāwai rā, ka puta anō ia ki te atamira i tōna kotahi, ko tana whaikī tōtahi hei whakapuaki i tōna riri ki te mahi raupatu a te Karauna i ngā whenua o tōna iwi.

Takenga Mai

whaikī - to make a formal speech

tōtahi - solitary, single, alone

Tauira KŌrero

Ka tangi ētahi i te whaikī tōtahi a Hurieta ki te whakapuaki i tōna aroha ki a Romio.

Ko te whaikī tōtahi tētahi āhuatanga matua o roto i ngā whakaari a Wiremu Rūrūtao.

Nāwai rā, ka puta anō ia ki te atamira i tōna kotahi, ko tana whaikī tōtahi hei whakapuaki i tōna riri ki te mahi raupatu a te Karauna i ngā whenua o tōna iwi.