Ka nui taku aroha mōu, e te tau!
I love you very much, my darling!
Kei te aroha te whaea ki tāna tamaiti.
The mother loves her child.
- this is an example of an active sentence
aroha always takes ‘ki’ rather than ‘i’.
Kei te arohaina te tamaiti e tōna whaea.
The child is loved by his mother.
- this is an example of a passive sentence
Arohatia te reo!
Love the language!
- this is an example of a command in simple passive form