Tongan Language Week
This week we have been teaching some Tongan phrases, songs and dance movements to the students here at Kelston. Our small group of tutors include Vaikona, Mele and Siope and the students in Te Kei o Te waka have been enjoying learning our Tongan culture and language. Tonga is our our homeland where we have learnt our beautiful language and traditions.
The 2017 theme is “Fakakoloa Aotearoa aki ae nofo ae famili. Enriching Aotearoa with our family values.”
‘Malo e lelei- Hello!
Fefe hake- How are you?
Sai pe malo- I am fine thank you.
Ko hai ho’o hingoa- What’s your name?
Ko hoku hingoa ko- “My name is ………
Tohi tapu- Bible
Thanks by: Vaikona Finau, Melefale Houma, Siope Vake