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Te Papakupu o Te Marautanga o Aotearoa
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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.
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!
whakatara - banter, chaff, joking, to jest