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Matai's Maori Lesson - In The Kitchen - 22 July


Kupu hou/new vocabulary

Wash - horoi
Cook - tunu
Food - kai
Vegetables - huawhenua
Fruit - huarakau
Knives and forks - taputapu
Pot - köhua
Sink - käraha
Dishes - maitai/riihi
Dishwasher - pürere horoi maitai/horoi riihi
Oven - umu
Fridge - whakamatao

Kitchen phrases

Are you hungry? Kei te hiakai koe?
I'm so hungry! Kei te tino hiakai au! 
Who's going to cook?  Ma wai e tunu?
Who's going to wash the dishes? Ma wai e horoi nga maitai?
Brendon, do the dishes!  Brendon, horoi nga maitai!

Kupu hou - new vocabulary

Table - tepu
Chair - türu
Cuppa tea - kapu tï
Bread - paraoa
Drink - inu
Plate - pereti

Handy phrases in the dining room

Steve, can you set the table? - Steve, whakapaingia te tepu?
Sarah, can you pass me the bread? - Sarah, homai te paroa.
Would you like a cuppa tea? - He kapu tï mäu?


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