Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "My"

The meaning of "My" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does My bag fell apart just as we were getting into the taxi mean?
A: Mi bolsa se desmoronó en el mismo momenta que yo estaba subiendo al taxi.
Q: What does My heart's on overdrive mean?
A: I've only heard that phrase used as song lyrics, it's not a common expression. It would mean that you're extremely in love/have very intense positive feelings.
Q: What does My dad is about to go "Full Metal Jacket" on my ass. mean?
A: @Lin2n I don't know much about the film but it's about the army and war. So it basically means I'm gonna fight you. I hope that makes sense if you want me to explain it another way I probably could.
Q: What does My mind is a vacuum mean?
A: Since vacuum cleaners sucks up the dust super fast I am assuming it means, that your mind sucks in information fast like a vacuum :p
Q: What does My mom would literally have me committed. mean?
A: If you do it your mother would think you were "insane" and put you in a mental hospital. It expresses just how crazy whatever action you are talking about.

Example sentences using "My"

Q: Please show me example sentences with My suggestion is for〜.
A: thank you for you're attention kkk
Q: Please show me example sentences with My daily task starts to check e-mail at first. I sometimes write e-mail in English. Because when I want to contact with overseas sobsiduary, I need to communicate in English..
A: @eriiiin_318 My daily tasks begin with checking e-mail first. I sometimes write e-mails in English because when I want to contact an overseas subsidiary, I need to communicate in English.
Q: Please show me example sentences with My team in charge of consolidation adjustment in our department. So my job is checking finance statements of all subsiduary including overseas. And I also report consolidation finance statements to parent company..
A: @eriiiin_318 My team is in charge of consolidation adjustment in our department. So my job is checking finance statements of all subsidiaries including overseas. And I also report consolidated finance statements to the parent company.
Q: Please show me example sentences with My mouth is watering ..
A: You use this phrase about food that looks good and you want to eat it all up! ^^
example:
The food looks delicious! My mouth is watering!
Q: Please show me example sentences with My dmy favourite food is chicken and rice /.
A: My favorite food IS chicken and rice.

Synonyms of "My" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between My father gave me a dictionary. and My father gave a dictionary to me. ?
A: There is no difference at all.

They have the same meaning :D
Q: What is the difference between My baby boy has a slight cold. So, I have to take him to a hospital. and My baby boy has a slight cold. So, I must take him to a hospital. ?
A: 意味は同じですが、厳密に言えば、mustを使うと、自分の意思で何かをしなければならないということを強調します。(例 I must lose weight) 一方have toの方が、義務や命令された時などによく使います。(例 The doctor said I have to lose weight)
https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-difference-between-must-and-have-to-in-English
とはいえ、どちらも正しいし、このような微妙な違いを気にする必要はないでしょう。
Q: What is the difference between My fault. and Shame on me. and I was wrong. ?
A: they are both similar.
my fault and shame on me are reflecting actions that you have done wrong. you are admitting that you are in wrong.
1. my fault = admitting you are in the wrong
2. shame on me = you are scolding yourself because you did something wrong.
3. i was wrong = you are kinda apologising for your actions
Q: What is the difference between My teacher gave my permission to film it and My teacher gave me a permission to film it ?
A: Neither one is right. It's 'My teacher gave me permission to film it.'
Q: What is the difference between My heart just fluttered. and My heart suddenly fluttered. and My heart fluttered for no reason. ?
A: 大体5つの用法があります。

1) (時間的に)今、今に近い

He just left. If you run, you can catch him. = 彼はたった今出た。走ったら、まだ追いつける。

Class is just about to begin. =もうすぐ、授業が始まる。

It was just after midnight.
=夜中(12時)の少し後だった。

2) ぴったり、そっくり 等(exactly)

Alice looks just like her older sister. =アリスさんは姉にそっくりだ。

These shoes fit just right. =この靴はぴったり合ってる。

3) ただこれだけ、簡単に

I just have to finish this report, then I will go home. =このレポートだけを終えなければならない。その後、帰る。

I just called to wish you a happy birthday. =「誕生日おめでとう」と伝えに電話したんだ。(それだけ、簡単に。他の理由はなかった。)

ここは意外性がよく来る。例えば:

I just wanted to say hello, but he glared at me. =私はただ挨拶しようと思っただけ。なのに、彼は私を睨んでいた。

4) ちょうど間に合った、あるいはわずかな間で間に合わなかった

We made it just in time to get on the train. =電車に乗るのにちょうど間に合った。

I only just woke up. =ちょうど今起きたよ。

The fee is just under $100. =料金は100ドルにちょっと下。

5) 「どうしても」等、ちょっと文を強調する

He just won't listen to me! =彼は私の言うことにどうしても聞いてくれない。

Translations of "My"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 両親達は兄に厳しかった。My parents were strict for my older brother?or about my brother?
A: my parents were strict with my older brother
more examples
my parents were strict about getting good grades
my parents were strict with my older brother about getting good grades
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? My father is as much good at Japanese as the native. (is it right?)
A: “My father is as good at Japanese as a native speaker”
Or
“My father speaks Japanese as well as a native speaker”
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? My English teacher said the underlined part is wrong. I think ‘who have “a” healthy body’ is correct. But I don’t think ‘have such a mind’ is correct because mind can’t be counted.
A: So, "apt" means capable or good enough to do something. If you say, "They are apt enough to have fights", then you are saying that they have the ability to have fights. This doesn't mean that they have an unhealthy mind, it just means that they can do something unhealthy. It would be better to say, "This is because those people look to have fights with others" because they are searching to make trouble.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? My question is are thoes sentence natural?
It's like a lay of home to study English.
If i had a little more paid attetion on studying,
I could have done all of things what i had to do.
Tomorrow I should do rest of the works.
Are thoes sentence natural?
A: I like to lay at home and study English.

🔸If I had paid a little more attention when I was studying, I could have done (?)

Tomorrow I should/will do the rest of the work.
Tomorrow I should/will finish the remaining work.
“should” and “will” are different.

Are those sentences natural? No

🔸I don’t understand....
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? My real name "Misuzu" is difficult to pronounce for people who speak English. I don't have any nickname. If you have any ideas, please share them!
A: You have a beautiful name!

The hard part to pronounce is “suzu”, so maybe Misu or Mi would work.

Other questions about "My"

Q: My memory of my birthday is my 22th. When I was university student, I liked traveling abroad and each vacation I went to overseas. So when I became 22, I was in India as a member of an NGO group. On my birthday, my members sang happy birthday song and gave me a message card. I didn’t expect it so I was really happy. But something strange happened after I returned my room and opened the card. It was blanked. It was just a card without any messages. I was confused. Were they mean? Did they trick me? Fortunately the next morning, one of my members came to me and said “sorry I made a mistake, this is your card. I gave you the other one, sorry.” The card looked very similar as the card I got the day before. I could have a really happy birthday. Does this sound natural?
A: × My memory of my birthday is my 22th.
My birthday memory is of my 22nd.

× When I was university student, I liked traveling abroad and each vacation I went to overseas.
✓ When I was a university student, I liked traveling abroad and each vacation I went overseas.

× So when I became 22, I was in India as a member of an NGO group.
✓ So when I turned 22, I was in India as a member of an NGO group.

× On my birthday, my members sang happy birthday song and gave me a message card.
✓ On my birthday, the members of my group sang the happy birthday song and gave me a birthday card.

× But something strange happened after I returned my room and opened the card.
✓ But something strange happened after I returned to my room and opened the card.

× It was blanked.
✓ It was blank.

× Fortunately the next morning, one of my members came to me and said “sorry I made a mistake, this is your card. I gave you the other one, sorry.” The card looked very similar as the card I got the day before.
✓ Fortunately, the next morning, one of the group members came to me and said “Sorry, I made a mistake. This is your card. I gave you the wrong one. Sorry.” The card looked very similar to the card I got the day before.

× I could have a really happy birthday.
✓ I had a really happy birthday.

Q: My 12-year-old daughter graduated from her elementary school today. My wife and I attended the graduation ceremony. On our seat of the ceremony there is a message board from my daughter, which describes her memories in her school days and appreciation to us. It reminds me of bittersweet memories with her and touched my heart. When all of the graduated children sang a song, my daughter was moved to tears. Needless to say my eyes were never dry. Does this sound natural?
A: × On our seat of the ceremony there is a message board from my daughter, which describes her memories in her school days and appreciation to us.
✓ On our seats (at the ceremony) was a message board from my daughter, describing memories of her school days and (her) appreciation for us.

× It reminds me of bittersweet memories with her and touched my heart.
✓ It reminded me of bittersweet memories with her and touched my heart.

× When all of the graduated children sang a song, my daughter was moved to tears.
✓ When all of the graduates sang a song, my daughter was moved to tears.

I adored reading this post! 💕 You described this precious milestone so beautifully.
Q: My daughter graduated from elementary school. Her six years were so quick. She is going to be a junior high school student since spring.
She goes on to junior high school in Wakayama, but she will actually study in New Zealand soon. Now that New Zealand has finally opened, we are about to go. Does this sound natural?
A: × Her six years were so quick.
✓ Her six years went by so quickly.

× She is going to be a junior high school student since spring.
✓ She is going to be a junior high school student in spring.

× She goes on to junior high school in Wakayama, but she will actually study in New Zealand soon.
✓ She will attend junior high school in Wakayama, but she will actually study in New Zealand soon.

× Now that New Zealand has finally opened, we are about to go.
✓ Now that New Zealand has finally opened, we are preparing to go.

Q: My all-time favorite band is Pink Floyd.
In the early era of the band, the frontman was Syd Barrett and he composed most of the songs.
However, his mental state had become instable because of LSD and finally, he had no choice but to leave the band.
His existence greatly affected the band's later songs and "The Dark Side of the Moon", which was released in 1973, is still a masterpiece of progressive rock albums. Does this sound natural?
A: × In the early era of the band, the frontman was Syd Barrett and he composed most of the songs.
✓ In the early days of the band, the frontman was Syd Barrett and he composed most of the songs.

× His existence greatly affected the band's later songs and "The Dark Side of the Moon", which was released in 1973, is still a masterpiece of progressive rock albums.
✓ His contributions greatly affected the band's later songs and "The Dark Side of the Moon", which was released in 1973, is still a masterpiece of progressive rock albums.

It’s very good! I’d change the second and last sentences just a little

Pink Floyd is great!

Long you live and high you fly
Smiles you’ll give and tears you’ll cry
All you touch and all you see
Is all your life will ever be
Q: My goal is to read books and watch movies without subtitles.
これは自然な文ですか?
A: はい、とても自然です。よくできました。

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