A Maori Word a Day

Author(s): Hemi Kelly

Maori - Language

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!


Product Information

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.

General Fields

  • : 9780143772132
  • : Penguin Books (N.Z.) Ltd.
  • : Penguin Books (N.Z.) Ltd.
  • : January 2018
  • : New Zealand
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 499.442321
  • : 384
  • : Hemi Kelly
  • : Paperback