Exercise Eight

Useful words

Ētahi atu kupu hei āwhina i a koe
Some more useful words to know about describing things

See Te Pihinga pp. 49-50 for a full list of useful vocabulary and their meanings.

Don’t forget to use commas, question marks, and fullstops and macrons where appropriate (ā,ē,ī,ō, and ū).

be hunchbacked

be crooked, pigeon-toed

be stubborn

be bald, smooth

be generous, humble

be blind

mole, spot, birthmark

be greedy

be grey-haired

be deaf

to limp

be fair, white skinned

a scar

to flatter, wheedle