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Sentence Correction: Subject Verb Agreement - X of Y Subject

Members of the Senate Intelligence Committee has requested the withdrawal of the Bush administration's choice for CIA general counsel, John Rizzo.

Incorrect.

This answer choice corrects the original Subject Verb Agreement mistake and is grammatically correct. However, replacing the Senate with Senate's makes an unnecessary change to the original sentence. 

Well done!

This answer choice corrects the original Subject Verb Agreement mistake by changing the singular verb has to the plural verb have to match the plural subject members.

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Incorrect.

This answer choice corrects the original Subject Verb Agreement mistake and is grammatically correct. However, replacing for with of is an unnecessary change which results in a change of the original meaning.

"Choice for" implies that the choice is for a purpose, a position or a task. In this, case the Bush administration chose a person for general counsel (John Rizzo). Before the choice, Rizzo was not general counsel; as a result of the choice he becomes general counsel.

"Choice of" implies selection from among a preexisting group. In this case, "choice of CIA general counsel John Rizzo" would mean that the Bush administration sought someone from among the administration's office holders and chose John Rizzo, the already appointed general counsel. 

Since there's an answer choice that corrects the original mistake without making any other changes, it is preferable to this one. 

This answer choice repeats the original mistake. Members of the Senate Intelligence Committee is an X of Y subject. In such cases, the verb should agree with X (members), which is plural. However, the verb has is singular

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This answer choice is grammatically incorrect.

Members of the Senate Intelligence Committee is an X of Y subject. In such cases, the verb should agree with X (members), which is plural. However, the verb has is singular

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Senate Intelligence Committee has requested the withdrawal of the Bush administration's choice for
Senate Intelligence Committee has requested the withdrawal of the Bush administration's choice of
Senate's Intelligence Committee have requested the withdrawal of the Bush administration's choice of
Senate Intelligence Committee have requested the withdrawal of the Bush administration's choice for
Senate's Intelligence Committee have requested the withdrawal of the Bush administration's choice for