Greetings in Maori Maori Kia ora Tena koe Tena korua Tena koutou Kei te pehea koe? Kei te pehea korua? Kei te pehea koutou? English Hello Hello (1 person) Hello(2 people) Hello(3 or more people) How are you? How are you two? How are you all?
New Words Maori Haere mai morena English Welcome Good morning
A Maori story(part 1) *Tuta lives in Mokoia in the North island and Hinemoa lives in Mailand so Tuta goes to Mailand with his friends. * Tuta plays the flute,fishes and hunts and Hinemoa listens to Tuta play the flute and her father knows that this man is perfect for Hinemoa.
A Maori story (part 2) *Tuta tells Hinemoa:“come to Mokoia” and Hinemoa tries to go the first night and the second night but the canoe is very heavy so she makes a raft and goes to Mokoia.In the morning she is in Tuta’ s house and Tuta plays the flute, but in mailand Hinemoa’s father can’t find her and he’s very angry. He goes to Tuta ‘s house and he listens to Tuta’s music and says: this man is perfect for Hinmoa. Later,Tuta marries Hinemoa and they live happily.