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"Keri Kaa told us, “I’m glad that I stuck with publishing Taka Ki Ro Wai in te reo Maori – it’s been a great opportunity to get talking about the language.” And the future of te reo? Keri says, “Everyone gets very worked up about this question, everyone has lots of deep, earnest theories about it, and strategic plans. But really it’s very simple. We all just have to use it. Simple phrases and words – use them, and keep repeating them. Language bears repetition, and you can’t have culture without it."
— INSPIRATION: Author Keri Kaa on how to keep a language alive.