"Today is Wednesday."
Translation:ʻO ka Pōʻakolu kēia.
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(ʻO ka) poʻahia kēia? = What day of the week is this?
(1. ʻekahi) Monday = ka Pōʻakahi
(2. ʻelua) Tuesday = ka Pōʻalua
(3. ʻekolu) Wednesday = ka Pōʻakolu
(4. ʻehā) Thursday = ka Pōʻahā
(5. ʻelima) Friday = ka Pōʻalima
(6. ʻeono) Saturday = ka Pōʻaono
Sunday = ka Lāpule
Which day? = Ka pōʻahia?
Aloha e GlennMoris. The best lessons I know that answer your question are grammar sources. The first is part of a series of slideshares by malama777 and I recommend you look through the full 21 slides here https://www.slideshare.net/malama777/aike-101 but the matter of ‘O sentences (pepeke) starts at slide 8.
The other source is a fabulous one page document that I think was linked on DL by our aloha hoa GaryKaHaumana, a grammar wizard. The section on “Pepeke ‘Aike ‘O” should be linked here…. https://hawaiian-grammar.org/current/#h.ujnzk377y1y1
The equational structure here is [today] = [Wednesday]; or in Hawaiian [ka Pōʻakolu] = [keia].