Te Kura Te Reo

Activity 1 - Greeting others and responding to greetings

Watch Unit 2 Scene 1 where Dylan, Sione and Haami meet up.

Tasks

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Practise ways to greet people.

Kia ora Hello or hi
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Kia ora, e hoa. Hello, friend.
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Kia ora kōrua. Hello you two.
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Kei te pēhea koe? How are you? (to one person)
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Kei te pēhea kōrua? How are you? (to two people)
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Kei te pai. Fine.
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Revise the use of Ata mārie – Good morning – from Unit 1.


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Try these responses to Kei te pēhea koe/kōrua?

Kei te hiamoe au. I am sleepy.
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Kei te pōuri au. I am sad.
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Kei te harikoa au. I am happy.
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Kei te hiakai au. I am hungry.
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Kei te makariri au. I am cold.
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Kei te riri au. I am angry.
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Match the expressions to the phrases.

Match the phrases to the expressions.