38 days ago

Saying it right

Sally Kidson Reporter from The Tasman Leader

Kiwis have been mispronouncing place names for decades, but that doesn't make it tika (correct). As part of Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori Stuff asked tutors at NMIT to take us through how to say some commonly mangled place names. Have a look at the video on this story for some tips. What tips do you have?

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8 hours ago

Poll: Are you a Guy Fawkes fan?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Guy Fawkes is coming up on November 5, with fireworks going on sale next weekend.

Are you looking forward to fireworks displays? Will you be buying your own to let off?

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Are you a Guy Fawkes fan?
  • 10% Yes - I'll be buying fireworks
    10% Complete
  • 64.6% No - I think fireworks should be banned
    64.6% Complete
  • 25.4% Yes - But I'm not planning on buying fireworks
    25.4% Complete
1341 votes
1 day ago

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1 day ago

What is your favourite home cooked meal?

The Team from Play Stuff

Discover the Play Stuff recipes genre for inspiration on your next favourite home-cooked meal.

Step by step guides to all sorts of amazing recipes from Bacon, Egg, Tomato & Herb Cups to Chocolate Mud Cake.

What is your favourite home-cooked meal?
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