<p>wero(hia): to challenge / be challenged (referring to traditional welcome to visitors), a challenge</p>
Nā te toa te wero i mahi.
The warrior performed the challenge.
He wero tērā nā ngā tāngata whenua.
That is a challenge from the people of the marae.
- this is an example of a classifying sentence
I ētahi wā ka werohia ngā manuhiri ki ngā pōwhiri.
Sometimes visitors will be challenged at welcoming ceremonies.
- this is an example of a passive sentence