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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

whīwhiwhi te arero

tongue-tied

tūmahi poro, tūāhua

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te kore i puta, i tika rānei te puta o te rerenga kupu ā-waha, nā runga pea i te whakamā, i te anipā, i tētahi momo mate reo rānei.

Unable to produce, or produce fluently an oral flow of words because of embarassment, anxiety, or a speech disorder.

Tauira KŌrero

I whīwhiwhi te arero i te whakapuakanga o ngā ingoa o te kapa o Tonga.

Kia kaha koe ki te whakaharatau i ngā kupu kia kore ai e whīwhiwhi te arero.

Nā te uaua me te tauhou pea o ngā kupu, i āhua whīwhiwhi te arero o Mihiata.

Takenga Mai

whīwhiwhi - entangled

arero - tongue

KUPU KĒ ATU

arero whīwhiwhi

Tauira KŌrero

I whīwhiwhi te arero i te whakapuakanga o ngā ingoa o te kapa o Tonga.

Kia kaha koe ki te whakaharatau i ngā kupu kia kore ai e whīwhiwhi te arero.

Nā te uaua me te tauhou pea o ngā kupu, i āhua whīwhiwhi te arero o Mihiata.