Kāore anō ngā wāhine kia pōhiri
atu ki ngā manuhiri.
The women have not yet welcomed
- this is a negative verbal sentence
ana rātou ki a mātou.
They are welcoming
- this is an example of an active sentence
He pai rawa atu taua pōwhiri
ki a au.
I really enjoyed that (aforementioned) pōwhiri.
- this is an example of a classifying sentence