Ko Rāhiri Te Tūpuna - SYNONYM MATCH

Match the words from the article on the left with their synonyms on the right.


First Page

  1. Formidable                                                Fierce
  2. Ignored                                                        spell
  3. Rituals                                                         mysterious
  4. Tensions                                                traditions
  5. Esoteric                                                disregard
  6. Incantations                                                pressure

Second Page

  1. Paramount                                                fate
  2. Tranquil                                                        coallition
  3. Intertwined                                                influenced
  4. Affected                                                            peaceful
  5. Alliance                                                        superior
  6. Destinies                                                twist around

PHRASE MATCH: Match the following phrases from the article

the whakatauki represents

or to lack understanding

Ka mimiti te puna i Taumārere,

a formidable Rangatira and warrior.

The eastern coast was called

an alliance of destinies of Ngāpuhi

We trace our ancestry back to Rāhiri,

and fed them the good fernroot.

Ahuaiti had ignored his wishes

ka toto te puna i Hokianga.

Tai Tama Tāne was less

and Taumārere in the east

Rāhiri knew that he would not be home

when her brothers arrived

Kuaare means to be ignorant

so he gathered his two sons

Rāhiri wanted to settle the matter

Tai Tama Wahine

Hokianga in the west

forgiving than the east coast