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kaiako, pouako, kaiwhakaako, māhita

teacher, master (n.)

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pene

pen (n.)

pene rākau: pencil; pene akitu: ballpoint; pene whītau: felt pen

3

pepa

paper (n.)

pepamārō: cardboard

4

tauira

example, student (n.)

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kura(-ina)

school (n.), to educate sb (vt.)

wharekura: highschool; kura auraki: mainstream school;
kuratini: polytechnic

6

ui(-a)

to enquire, ask sth (vt.)

uiuinga: interview, interrogation; kaiuiui: interviewer

7

whakaharatau(-hia), parakitihi(-tia)

to practise sth (vt.)

8

mutu

finished, done (s.)

mutunga: end, conclusion; whakamutu(-a): to finish, bring sth to an end; whakamutunga: last, final

9

tīmata

to begin, start (vi.)

tīmatanga: beginning

10

haina(-tia)

to sign sth (vt.)

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kaitito

composer, writer (n.)

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pakiwaitara

story, tale (n.)

kōrero paki: fiction, tall tale

13

pānui(-hia)

to read sth (vt.), notice, news, announcement (n.)

14

letter (n.)

arapū: alphabet

15

puka, pukapuka

notepad, book (n.)

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pūrākau

legend, tale (n.)

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rerenga

sentence (n.)

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tito(-ngia)

to compose, make sth up, tell tall tales (vt.)

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tuhi(-a), tuhituhi(-a)

to write sth (vt.)

tuhinga: writing; kaituhi: scribe, write; tuhinga roa: essay; tuhinga whakapae: thesis

20

whārangi

page (n.)

21

wānanga(-hia)

to discuss sth in depth (vt.)

22

kōwhiri(-a)

to select, elect, pick sth (vt.)

kōwhiringa: selection

23

rārangi(-hia, -tia)

line, row (n.), to list, arrange in a line, rank (vt.)

whakarārangi(-hia): to line up, stand in rows

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tīpako(-hia)

to select sth (vt.)

tīpakonga: selection

25

whiriwhiri(-hia)

to select, choose, pick sth (vt.)

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āhua(-tia)

to shape, form sth (vt.), shape, form, character (n.)

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mahere

map (n.)

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mahi toi

arts (n.)

toi whakaari: performing arts; toi whakairo: art of carving; toi piripiri: collage; toi rau: mixed media art

29

tā(-ngia)

to draw (picture), outline, print (book) (vt.)

tā moko: tattoo; kaitā: tatooist, printer; tārua(-tia): to copy, reprint sth

30

tāmoko(-ngia)

to sign (eg. contract) (vt.)

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waituhi(-a), peita(-hia)

to paint sth (vt.)

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whakaahua, pikitia

image, picture (n.)

33

pere

bell (n.)

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oti

complete (s.)

otinga: completion; whakaoti(-a): to complete sth

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tōmuri

late, latter (s.)

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wawe

early, premature (s.)