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Hangarau

whao ~whia

chisel

tūingoa, tūmahi whiti

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He taputapu ā-ringa ka mātua whakamahia hei tārai, hei whakairo rākau. He mata koi kei tētahi pito hei tapahi i te rākau, he mea hanga ki te maitai. He puringa kei tētahi pito. Ka paoa te pane o te puringa ki te kuru e panaia whakamua ai te mata o te whao i te rākau.

A hand tool, mainly used to shape and carve timber. One end has a sharp blade for cutting the wood which is made from steel. One end has a handle. The head of the handle is struck with a mallet in order to push the blade of the chisel forward in the wood.

Tauira KŌrero

Āta whaowhia te rākau kia kore ai e riwha.

Nā wai ia i ako ki te hiki i te whao?

Kīhai i roa, ka āhua pūhuki te whao nā te mārō o te rākau e whakairohia ana.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

E whā ngā momo whao matua:

Ko te whao papatahi:

Ko te whao pewa:

Ko te whao haehae:

Ko te whao tītaha:

Ka āta paopaohia te whao ki te kuru e neke whakamua ai te whao ki te tapahi i te rākau:

Tauira KŌrero

Āta whaowhia te rākau kia kore ai e riwha.

Nā wai ia i ako ki te hiki i te whao?

Kīhai i roa, ka āhua pūhuki te whao nā te mārō o te rākau e whakairohia ana.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga