Author(s): Hemi Kelly
A Maori Word a Day offers an easy, instant and motivating entry into the Maori language. Through its 365 Maori words, you will learn the following-
- English translations
- Word category, notes and background information
- Sample sentences, in both te reo Maori and English
Exploring the most common, modern and colloquial words in Maori today, A Maori Word a Day is the perfect way to kickstart your te reo!
Hemi Kelly (Ngati Maniapoto, Ngati Tahu, Ngati Whaoa) is a full-time lecturer in te reo Maori at the Auckland University of Technology, and a licensed translator and a graduate of Te Panekiretanga o Te Reo/The Institute of Excellence in the Maori Language. In 2017, Hemi translated Witi Ihimaera's novella in Sleeps Standing. A Maori Word a Day is his first book.