1.
I am sure they will fight tooth and nail for their rights.

2.
We were in hurry. The road being zigzag we had to cut off a corner to reach in time.

3.
Discipline is on the wane in schools and colleges these days.

4.
In spite of the efforts of all peace loving people, world peace is still a far cry.

5.
I felt that it was a tall order to expect Monisha to go home alone at twelve in the night.