tā‘anga‘anga

tā‘anga‘anga, (-‘ia). Employ, use, put to work.

Ka tā‘anga‘anga‘ia kōtou mē ‘aere ki tōna kāinga.
He‘ll put you to work if you go to his place (home);

‘E tangata tā‘anga‘anga tēia ia mātou i te au pōpongi katoa.
This man makes us work every morning;

Kua tā‘anga‘anga ‘aia i tōna kite.
He put his knowledge into practice;

Kua tā‘anga‘anga te ngā‘i mā‘ani‘anga kāka‘u ‘ē rima nga‘uru tamā‘ine.
The factory employed fifty girls.

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