Kātahi ngā whakairo ātaahua i te marae o Te Ore Ore.
What beautiful carvings there are in Te Ore Ore Marae.
I whakairotia ngā whakairo e ngā tohunga.
The carvings were carved by experts.
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Ka haere ngā kuia e mau kete whakairo ana ki te hui.
The old women will go to the meeting carrying their decorated bags.
- this is an example of an active sentence