PDF Workbook in Māori

Learn Māori with an exercise book!

A full 50 pages of exercises in English and 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 pen or pencil. This traditional learning method is a refreshing choice in this digital age. This learn Māori workbook includes 1000's of words and phrases in Māori. Download the sample PDF workbook now and save $5.00 on your order.

Learn Māori with an exercise book!


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Learn Māori with an exercise book!

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Māori possessive pronouns : our

Just like English, Māori has a set of possessive pronouns. When the noun is in the plural, the Māori word for 'our' is 'ā tātou'.


ā tātou tamāhine
our daughters
ā tātou tama
our sons
ō tātou tuāhine
our sisters
ō tātou tungane
our brothers
ō tātou matua
our fathers
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About Māori

About Māori

Māori belongs to the Austronesian language family and is related to Malaysian, Indonesian and Tagalog. Looking for a good way to learn Māori? Download our Māori PDF exercise book and start learning now!

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Basic words and phrases in Māori

Learn to get by in Māori with these useful words and phrases. We'll begin by learning some basic Māori phrases which you can use for everyday communication.

He marohi te tamatāne.
The boy is strong.
He nui te tamatāne.
The boy is big.
He māngere te tamatāne.
The boy is lazy.
He iti te tamatāne.
The boy is small.
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Māori grammar for download

Māori grammar for download

These Māori online grammar lessons and PDF grammar download will really help you learn. Each page provides a clear explanation of a particular aspect of Māori grammar with examples of use. Perfect for use on a smart phone or an iPad (using the free iBooks app).

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You can learn Māori in just 9 easy steps.

You can go from beginner to fluent in Māori in a short time and our nine-step Māori learning guide will show you how. We'll talk about Māori greetings, nouns, adjectives and verbs. The guide provides an overview of each step in the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Māori.

Māori learning guide : Step 5

In the previous steps, we taught you whare, he whare, te whare (house, a house, the house). We also taught you pukapuka, he pukapuka, te pukapuka (book, a book, the book). In this step, we discuss the plural in Māori. Our bite-sized lessons make it easy for you to learn the plural in Māori. The plural forms are whare, pukapuka, tūru (houses, books, chairs). You'll see an easy to follow lesson which includes numerous useful examples in both Māori and English. To get started with step 1, simply click the 9-step speedometer symbol. Or you can move ahead to step 6, by clicking the Next Step button (Māori demonstrative pronouns).

Audio Book in Māori

Audio Book in Māori

Enjoy a collection of stories in Māori as well as hundreds of essential phrases and vocab. Ideal for those who would like to learn Māori 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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