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    "That I could do chess on television made it even more special.”

    “It has been one of my ambitions to be a television anchor,” says the New Delhi-based champion. “That I could do chess on television made it even more special."

    What does “That I could do chess on television made it even more special.” mean in the above sentence?

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    Re: "That I could do chess on television made it even more special.”

    If you add "The fact" before "that I" and read the sentence again, does it make more sense to you?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    If you add "The fact" before "that I" and read the sentence again, does it make more sense to you?
    Actually I'm stuck at "do" in the sentence. Chess is played not done, so, I think "do" should be replaced by "play".

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    Re: "That I could do chess on television made it even more special.”

    'Do' just about works here in the sense of 'present', 'perform'. This would probably, but not necessarily, involve playing.

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