30 Jul 2015

Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori - Relationships

From the collecton Te Wiki o te Reo Māori
Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori - Relationships

Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori - Relationships Photo: Maui Studios

If you're wanting to pop the question or simply break up with someone, try throwing these phrases your significant other's way when they least expect it.

Ipo - bae

He aha to nama waea kōrero - What’s your phone number?

Kei te patua au e te aroha - I’m falling in love.

Kei te aroha au i a koe - I love you.

Marena mai koe ki a au? - Will you marry me?

Kei te taera au - I’m feeling horny.

Kei te taera koa? - Are you feeling horny?

He ārai waitātea ōu? - Got any condoms.

Kei te hapu au e te tau - Honey, i’m pregnant.

Kua tūtaki au i tētahi atu - I’ve met someone else.

Ko taku hiahia ko te wehenga ma/rena - I want a divorce.