The correct answer is small point of land.
B. small point of land
The correct answer is (B) small point of land (projecting into a body of water); a long narrow point of land that extends out into a sea, lake, or river; a long narrow shoal or reef extending from the shore. Also, a long narrow underwater bank.
Spit comes from Old English spitu (slender bar), Dutch spit, German speiss.
Examples of use:
- She would often walk to the end of the spit to watch the distant ships.
- He completed a painting one day near the end of the spit.