On the Road! Māori

Learn Māori in your car!

Make the most of your trip to work by learning Māori words and phrases on the way. You'll learn hundreds of words & phrases in a very short time. The voice is in both Māori and English. Just listen, absorb and enjoy!

Included in the course

  • 1 Audio CD in Māori and English

Key Features

  • The CD is in both Māori and English
  • Duration of roughly 60 minutes
  • Learn Māori words
  • Learn Māori vocabulary


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Free Māori lesson

The Māori definite article (plural)

For nouns in the plural, the English definite article 'the' is 'ngā' in Māori. The word 'ngā' is used only for nouns in the pural, not for nouns in the singular, which use a different word.

Examples of the Māori definite article

ngā tūru
the chairs
ngā marama
the months
ngā matapihi
the windows
ngā tēpu
the tables
ngā rā
the days

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About Māori

Māori is spoken by about 150,000 people in New Zealand. Māori belongs to the Austronesian language family and is related to Malaysian, Indonesian and Tagalog. Māori is also known as 'te reo' (the language).

Basic words and phrases in Māori

Get by in Māori with these basic Māori words & phrases.

He hou te whare.
The house is new.
He taitamariki te wahine.
The woman is young.
He kākāriki te āporo.
The apple is green.
He tahito te whare.
The house is old.
Listen and Learn Māori

Listen and Learn Māori

Start learning Māori today. Download the Māori-English audio files and learn while jogging, exercising, commuting, cooking or sleeping. The MP3 files can be copied to your smartphone or your iPad (via iTunes).

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PDF Workbook in Māori

More than 20 pages of exercises in Māori to help you learn the most important words and phrases in the language. We suggest printing out the Māori exercise book and doing the exercises with a pencil or a pen. This time trusted learning method is a refreshing choice in this digital age.

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