Syllabification Practice

Directions: Break the following words into syllables.

Example:
   huhu (termite) = hu   hu

1. lāpaki (rabbit) =  
 
2. moi (threadfish) =  
 
3. alalā (crow) =  
 
4. moeone (flounder) =  
 
5. pueo (owl) =  
 
6. ‘ōpae (shrimp) =  
 
7. hailepo (stingray) =  
 
8. pāpaua (clam) =  
 
9. ‘ōpe‘ape‘a (bat) =  
 
10. uouoa (false mulletfish) =  

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