In Mixed letter coding type of questions, three or four complete messages are given in the coded language and the code for a particular word is asked. To analyse such codes, any two messages bearing a common word are picked up. The common code word will mean that word. Proceeding smilarly by picking up all possible combinations of two, the entire message can be analysed.

In a certain code, 'ile be pee' means 'roses are blue'; 'sik hee' means 'red flowers' and 'pee mit hee' means 'flowers are vegetables'.

How is 'roses' written in that code ?

A. il
B. pee
C. be
D. Cannot be determined
E. None of these
Answer: D . Cannot be determined


Since from the given information, we can only find the code for 'are' in the first statement, it cannot be determined which of the remaining two codes for 'roses'.