XAT 2012 Question 20

Question 20

The head ___________ was annoyed to see a _________ in the soup.
The option that would best fill the blanks in the above sentence would be:


Before the first blank, 'head' is present. So, 'chief' which has the same meaning as 'head' cannot fill the first blank. Thus, the first blank would be filled by 'chef'.
Housefly is the name of an insect which could fill the second blank.
Hence, option B is the correct answer.

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