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Flashcards in Kīwaha Deck (48):
1

Ko taua āhua ano

So so, still the same, nothing's changed

2

Karawhiua

Give it heaps, get the task done

3

Mea rawa ake

Next minute

4

Te kakara hoki o ā tātou kai!

What a beautiful aroma our food has made! (Big compliment to chef)

5

Kāore e kore

Without a doubt

6

Kua taka te kapa

The penny has dropped

7

Kei runga noa atu!

You're up there! (Really nice compliment)

8

Engari mō tēnā!

Doubt it! No way!

9

Kei whea mai

Awesome, you guys are too much!

10

Kei raro e putu ana

Snowed under, they got wasted, down and under

11

Ka mau te wehe

That's amazing

12

Maramara keke

Piece of cake, easy as

13

To ihu!

Butt out! Stop being nosey

14

Tuhia ki tō rae

Write it on your forehead, memorise it, learn it well, remember

15

E kī e kī

Look at you!

16

Āe marika!

Oh yes please!

17

Te pai kē!

That's excellent! Great! Fantastic!

18

Kino kē koe!

Gee, you're the one! You're too much! Awesome!

19

Kei te pōkea au e te mahi

Snowed under with work

20

Māu kē!

You do it!

21

Moumou te aro atu

Waste of time

22

Hika!

He ohorere, goodness, gosh, golly, crikey

23

Ki a koe hoki!

Get a load of you!

24

Ana tō kai / kaitoa

Serves you right, take that, you deserved that, you had that coming

25

Kimikimi noa

Grasping for straw, cat got your tongue

26

Aua hoki

No idea, dunno, beats me

27

Kai a te kurī!

Mongrel!

28

Tē hē mai

Can't go wrong

29

E hika!

Good Heavens!

30

I nē?

Really? Is that a fact?

31

Ai!

Oh!

32

Taukuri e! / Taukiri e!

How distressing!

33

Pōkōtiwha

Bugger! Damn! Blast!

34

Ka aroha hoki!

How sad! What a pity!
e.g. Ka aroha hoki a Mere!

35

Tautoko!

I support that!

36

He tika tonu / he tika tāu!

Quite right! You're quite right!

37

Ka tau kē

How neat!

38

Hei aha!

Never mind!

39

Hei aha atu!

Don't bother! Don't let it bother you!

40

Aua atu!

Don't bother! It doesn't matter!

41

Kaitoa!

Good job! Serves you right!

42

Kātahi hoki! / Kātahi rā!

For crying out loud!

43

Enge!

Serves you right!

44

Waiho atu!

Leave him/her/them/it be!

45

Hā! / Ha!

Indeed! Ay? What?

46

Tō hamuti!

Curse - get stuffed! Show disdain for actions of others.

47

Purari paka!

Bugger! Blast! Damn! Indicates annoyance, dislike, mild anger

48

Pokokohua!

Big insult. "Go boil your head." Kaua e whiuatia noatia tēei kupu