Maaloo exchange or maaloo adjacency pairs

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Maaloo exchange or maaloo adjacency pairs 1) Context: driver does something that shows skill or presence of mind Passenger(s): Maaloo le fa’auli! ‘Well done the steering!’ Driver: Maaloo le taapua’i! ‘Well done the support!’ 2) Context: a group return from a trip
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Unformatted text preview: People at home: Maaloo le malaga! ‘Well done the trip!’ Travelers: Maaloo le fa’amuli! ‘Well done the staying back!’ Compare with the lelei (‘good’) or lelei tele (‘very good’) verbal routines found in the classroom...
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