Recently, hopes that the European Central Bank will reach a deal to help  Spain and Italy borrow at cheaper rates has nudged financial markets higher.
  • a)
    Spain and Italy borrow at cheaper rates has nudged financial markets higher
  • b)
    Spain and Italy borrow at cheaper rates have nudged financial markets to higher levels
  • c)
    Spain and Italy borrow at cheaper rates has nudged financial markets to higher levels
  • d)
    Spain and Italy borrow at cheaper rates nudged financial markets to higher levels
Correct answer is option 'B'. Can you explain this answer?

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By Amita Batsa · 2 weeks ago ·GMAT
William Carey answered May 16, 2020
This question can be thought like this. Recently, HOPES that --- HAS helped---.
Now clearly the verb has doesn't align correctly with the plural noun 'hopes'. So 'have' should be placed instead of 'has'.

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