Select the most appropriate set of words from the given choices to fill in the blanks.
The head ____ was annoyed to see a ____ in the soup. The option that would best fill the blanks in the above sentence would be:
A. chief, house fly
B. chef, housefly
C. chief, house-fly
D. chef, house fly
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Correct Answer : B.
Sentence is about seeing a fly in a soup. This is major concern to a chef. Hence, options (a) and (c) are rejected. The word housefly is not hyphenated and a space in between house and fly changes the meanings of the sentence.