My daughter, Kate, won a singing competition and I'm proud of her.
Watashi no musume no Keito wa uta no kontesuto de shō o torimashita. watashi wa kanojo o hokori ni omoimasu.
I; me; private affairs; personal matter; secrecy; selfishness
indicates possessive; nominalizes verbs and adjectives; substitutes for "ga" in subordinate phrases; (at sentence-end, falling tone) indicates a confident conclusion; (at sentence-end) indicates emotional emphasis; (at sentence-end, rising tone) indicates question
(my) daughter; girl (i.e. a young, unmarried woman)
condemned person; prisoner
topic marker particle; indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated); adds emphasis
song; classical Japanese poetry (esp. tanka); modern poetry
indicates location of action; at; in; indicates time of action; indicates means of action; cause of effect; by; and then; so; indicates continuing action; indicates certainty, emphasis, etc.
indicates direct object of action; indicates subject of causative expression; indicates an area traversed; indicates time (period) over which action takes place; indicates point of departure or separation of action; indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
to take; to pick up; to harvest; to earn; to win; to choose; to steal; to eat; to have (a meal); to remove (one's glasses, etc.); to compete (in sumo, cards, etc.); to play
she; her; her; girlfriend; sweetheart
at (place, time); in; on; during; to (direction, state); toward; into; for (purpose); because of (reason); for; with; by; from; as (i.e. in the role of); per; in; for; a (e.g. "once a month"); and; in addition to; if; although
to think; to consider; to believe; to think (of doing); to plan (to do); to judge; to assess; to regard; to imagine; to suppose; to dream; to expect; to look forward to; to feel; to desire; to want; to recall; to remember
Readings: シ、 わたくし、 わたし
Meanings: private, I, me
Readings: ジョウ、 むすめ、 こ
Meanings: daughter, girl
Readings: カ、 うた、 うた.う
Meanings: song, sing
Readings: ショウ、 ほ.める
Meanings: prize, reward, praise
Readings: シュ、 と.る、 と.り、 と.り-、 とり、 -ど.り
Meanings: take, fetch, take up
Readings: ヒ、 かれ、 かの、 か.の
Meanings: he, that, the
Readings: ジョ、 ニョ、 ニョウ、 おんな、 め
Meanings: woman, female
Readings: コ、 ほこ.る
Meanings: boast, be proud, pride, triumphantly
Readings: シ、 おも.う、 おもえら.く、 おぼ.す