Select the most appropriate word to fill in the blank.
The leader and protestors were not equipped with the required items and had already set off _____________ the march without giving it a thought.
Correct Answer : c ) ForExplanation :
The context says that the leader and the protestors went off for the march without proper arrangements.
To express the purpose or to have the purpose, we make use of the preposition ‘for’.
The minister came up to address the public for gaining the advantage in the elections.
Here, we have used ‘for’ to express the purpose of the address by minister.
Hence, option (c) is the correct answer.
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