First Lessons in Maori
XXII. — §§ 82, 83
1. No toku taenga ki Turanga i kite ai ahau i a Kere. 2. He mate ia i toku taenga mai, otira kihai i maha nga ra kua ora. 3. Kia hoki mai ia i Tapui ka matau ai ahau ki tona haere i a koe, ki tona kore ranei e haere. 4. A hea timataia ai e Turi te hanga i te whare mo Peta? 5. Kite kau raua i a Paoa, kua mohio raua he rangatira ia. 6. Hei te mutunga o ta korua mahi me haere korua ki Omaha. 7. Kia whiti ahau ki tawahi o te awa ka kite ai ahau i a Heke.
1. When shall you return to Waipu? 2. I shall return as soon as Hata has brought my letters. 3. When I came from Taupo Paka was living here. 4. Heke met Turi on the road as he was returning from Te Wairoa. 5. While he was speaking to Paerau Tara came to fetch him. 6. As soon as Ripi arrives Tara will go to Te Wairoa. 7. When did Heke return from Titirangi? 8. When Tuau comes you had better return home. 9. When the rain ceased we went to Waimate. 10. As soon as Titore saw Ripi he gave him your letter.