Tatari mai i konā, e te tau.
Wait there, my darling.
- this is an example of a command in simple active form
Ka tatari au ki a koe.
I will wait for you.
- this is an example of an active sentence
tatari always takes 'ki' rather than 'i'.
Kua tāria koe e au.
You have been waited for by me.
- this is an example of a passive sentence