Prepositions after "overthrow"
"overthrow by" or "overthrow in"?
|In 54% of cases overthrow by is used|
|Gaddafi was overthrown by the Libyan people.|
|In 1991 President Barre was overthrown by opposing clans.|
|It was subsequently controlled through political means when Bhutto's government was overthrown by Gen Zia.|
|The Buhari government was peacefully overthrown by the SMC's third-ranking member, Army Chief of Staff Maj.|
|Empire's Workshop by Greg Grandin (Henry Holt &; Company, 2006) and overthrow by Strephen Kinzer, (Times Books, 2006).|
|Science evolves over time, the theory seemly perfect now may be overthrown by a better, more seamless theory in the future.|
|Indeed, if such an alliance had acted decisively to defend Czechoslovakia in 1938, Hitler might even have been overthrown by his own military.|
|Kopare and his warriors fought hard to keep their homes and mana intact but were finally overthrown by the might of these Ngati Kahungunu warriors.|
|He returned to Ghana in March 1966 after Kwame Nkrumah's government was overthrown by the military, and was appointed as the Chairman of the National Advisory Committee of the NLC.|
|In 40% of cases overthrow in is used|
|Zelaya, whose pro-poor policies outraged the Honduran elite and US corporations, was overthrown in a June 28 military coup and exiled to Costa Rica.|
|The two parties were coalition partners before the Nawaz Sharif-led government was overthrown in a bloodless coup by General Pervez Musharraf in October 1999.|
|President Manuel Zelaya, who was overthrown in a June 28 military coup, is bunkered down in the Brazilian embassy, after secretly re-entering the country on September 21.|
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