Prepositions after "wield"
"wield by" or "wield in"?
|In 61% of cases wield by is used|
|It's wielded by the elected representatives of an ostensibly free people.|
|Add to this potent mix of history and reverence, memories of the power wielded by the medieval bishops of St.|
|He ruled behind a series of puppet presidents who served no other purpose than to disguise the power wielded by Batista.|
|The Hammer of Evolution is not to be wielded by the unlicensed, which is a shame, because the people who try to pick it up and swing it around are usually the least qualified.|
|But in either case, as with the phalanx, as with the gladius, it tends to work only when massed in large numbers, as a weapon wielded by a unit rather than by an individual in a duel.|
|In 18% of cases wield in is used|
|The leaks are amusing but don't change the world or the way power is wielded in it.|
|Hence the symbolism in both traditions of the sword of discrimination which she wields in many of her iconagraphies.|
|This sleeping bag also works well as a body pillow or as the most threatening weapon you can wield in a pillow fight, and makes a cool gift to compliment a shark week marathon sleepover party.|
|In 4% of cases wield over is used|
|Unfortunately, I doubt they will do so in time, largely because of the control Israel wields over the international monetary policies and central banks.|
|In 4% of cases wield through is used|
|Spanish control, wielded through the force of arms and proselytization, eventually set in.|
|In 4% of cases wield with is used|
|In the case of LBWs, DRS is, as I have tried to show, a blunt instrument, wielded with a heavy hand.|
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