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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

whakatara

banter

tūingoa, tūmahi poro

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te whakawhitiwhiti kōrero i runga i te wairua pai, wairua ngahau, he whakanene, he whakatoi, he kapekape te āhua.

An exchange of talk in a friendly and playful way, with teasing, cheek and 'one-upmanship' as characteristics.

Tauira KŌrero

He momo kōrero whakahoahoa te whakatara.

Ko te whakatara a ngā tamariki i te tīmatanga, ka hua, ko te whawhai i te mutunga!

Kei a ia mō te whakatara, engari mō te kōrero whai kiko, auware ake!

Tauira KŌrero

He momo kōrero whakahoahoa te whakatara.

Ko te whakatara a ngā tamariki i te tīmatanga, ka hua, ko te whawhai i te mutunga!

Kei a ia mō te whakatara, engari mō te kōrero whai kiko, auware ake!