Mā koutou ngā pānui e tono
atu ki ngā kaimahi.
You (3/+) will send
the notices out to the workers.
- this is an example of the agent emphatic
kētia atu ngā pānui e mātou.
The notices have already been sent
out by us (3/+ exclusive).
- this is an example of a passive sentence
ana ia kia haere ia ki te whakatā.
He is requesting
to go for a break.
- this is an example of an active sentence