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Experience Verbs

Experience verbs describe experience or perception, for example:
Kei te hiahia au ki ēra hū.
I want those shoes.

Kei te aroha au ki a ia.
I love him.
Experience verbs usually take 'ki'. There are two exceptions: kite takes 'i' and  rongo varies between 'i' and 'ki':
I kite au i a ia.
I saw him.

Kei te rongo au i tētahi manu.
I hear a bird.
Experience verbs can be passive:
I arohaina ia e au.
He was loved by me.

Here is a list of experience verbs.

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