What’s in a name?

Sometimes provocative action can be as simple as writing an article about proper pronounciation.

Simple – but challenging!

“We all agree about Māoritanga’s vital place at the heart of New Zealand culture, so why, asks Luke Tipoki, are we so relaxed about letting incorrect Māori pronunciation slide? Kai Kora, Kai Kura, even Kia Kora (as I heard one person say on the six o’clock news the other night)…..”

Check out this great article that challenges us to think about why we should pronounce names correctly.

Source: You say Kai-kura, I say Kaikōura – why your inability to pronounce Māori place names pisses me off

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