Prepositions used with "generation"

"for generation" or "of generation"?

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    In 37% of cases generation for is used
    For generations, Anderson, Ind.
    Source of energy for generations.
    They had been holding back the Turks for generations.
    We know that reconciliation is the only way to a lasting peace for generation to come.
    Herders have kept the ecological balance for generations by using traditional methods.
    It's history in the making and will affect the future of Scots for generations to come.
    The chapas were the highest stratum of serf, whose families had been attached to the same manor for generations.
    The once great Liberal Party was split from top to bottom and the fate of Ireland seemed settled for generations.
    The Scientized Story For generations the scientists and engineers of the city had created more and more new things.
    This inquiry will find just the tip of the iceberg as it has gone on for generations and is a way of life in Quebec.

    In 25% of cases generation of is used
    I think the change is one of generations.
    This kind of generation is called recursive.
    At least half of generation Y came of age in the 1990s.
    What is important is that it has captured the minds of generations of Philosophers.
    Irrationally predictable - that is how I would describe what I know of generation Y.
    The installed world generating capacity of this type of generation is nearly 10,000MWe.
    But after a couple of generations of violence free childhood we live in a utopia of youthful peace and tranquility.
    Now I also have Black and I'd a Pokemon nerd with info about the pokemon of generation I, II, parts of IV, and V and.
    This has resulted in massive addition plans being proposed in the subsectors of generation, transmission and distribution.
    Of generation Y doctoral students, 43% said they make do with the abstract, although fewer older students said they do so (36%).

    In 10% of cases generation to is used
    To generation after generation, they were THE media.
    The durability of iron tools allowed them to be passed down from generation to generation.
    And seeking it out over the years is like peeling an onion, as it passes from generation to generation.
    Because much of the Beta Israel's history is passed orally from generation to generation, we may never truly know their origins.
    The O'Carroll clan built Leap circa 1250 as their family stronghold and it passed from generation to generation without incident.
    Before that, blindly following parental direction would have been reasonable as life changed little from generation to generation.
    They say that the entire story is a tale told by elders from generation to generation assuming the shape of history over the years.
    By such interpretation, they help in the creation of values (for culture ), which are then transmitted from generation to generation.
    It will always mean reminiscence of emotions from his magical words to generations of Bangladeshis who grew up during the 70 's, 80's and 90's.
    And since the first members of that family they have grown in a house full of sexual abuse of the children, passing from generation to generation.

    In 8% of cases generation from is used
    There are T-shirts for Adults from generation 1 up to the recent Movie edition.
    The durability of iron tools allowed them to be passed down from generation to generation.
    And seeking it out over the years is like peeling an onion, as it passes from generation to generation.
    ESKOM is involved in practically every area of the electricity sector, from generation to transmission and retail.
    Because much of the Beta Israel's history is passed orally from generation to generation, we may never truly know their origins.
    The O'Carroll clan built Leap circa 1250 as their family stronghold and it passed from generation to generation without incident.
    Before that, blindly following parental direction would have been reasonable as life changed little from generation to generation.
    They say that the entire story is a tale told by elders from generation to generation assuming the shape of history over the years.
    By such interpretation, they help in the creation of values (for culture ), which are then transmitted from generation to generation.
    They derive from generations of rational discussion &; argumentation by wise men- &; ultimately from the traditional approval of the citizenry.

    In 4% of cases generation after is used
    To generation after generation, they were THE media.
    We're against the hereditary (generation after generation) Imamat of Ali's descendants.
    In fact, they had started a work which was to continue for generation after generation of the Muslims.
    Fathers told their children generation after generation and ever and anon the scene was rehearsed with sorrow.
    generation after generation may come and go but these things don't change, because these teachings are the truth.
    The generation after generation Y is not generation Y's children! It's people 10-20 years younger than generation Y -- ie.
    Another myth about the rich is that they are an exclusive club, an entrenched plutocracy that holds on to their fortunes generation after generation.
    Designer Jeans Are However A Ought to Have GarmentDesigner jeans have already been a wardrobe staple for males and gals, generation soon after generation.
    I'd Norman Irish, but you wouldn't find any french blood left in me because my ancestors intermarried generation after generation into the Celtic Irish Population.
    And throughout the novel, young people literally prostrate themselves at the feet of their elders who, generation after generation, are the keepers of the status quo.

    In 4% of cases generation by is used
    These seeds have been passed down by generations.
    This big holy statue will blessing all the people and environment around there generation by generation.
    I wonder what we will do when we run out of letters Threatened by generation Z? Let me guess you are X or Y.
    This simple yet immortal game has lived through years, played by generations on many different platforms and devices.
    generation by generation, secular mindsets are becoming more and more prevalent and the Church shunned as a unifying catalyst.
    Who knows what valuable data had already been gathered by our initial moments -- to be processed and teased out by generations of researchers.
    Their Scot-Irish heritage was rich in songs sung by generations of mountain people, tucked away from the world in the remote hollows and valleys of Appalachia.
    If we are sensible and modest, however, we will be happy to use one built for us by Imam al-Shafi'i or Ibn Hanbal, and refined, polished and improved by generations of great astronomers.

    In 4% of cases generation in is used
    They hadn't migrated in generations.
    This can be accomplished through investments in generation IV nuclear power.
    We already have, in some parts of the UK, resistance in generation one rodenticides, which we are offering.
    When I was 18 I was definitively not in generation X (at the time the definition of Gen X ended at birth year 1974).
    Already we have the ability to vaccinate wild foxes against rabies, who knows what will be possible in generations to come.
    In fact, the first two years of the Obama presidency achieved the most progressive legislative agenda in generations (Obama said so.
    As the chart representing President Obama's 2012 budget proposal above reflects, the American tax burden hasn't been this low in generations.
    For the first time in generations there is real ferment in Irish educational reflection as we take a fundamental new look at our entire educational system.
    Of course this will be Obama unbound, unrestrained by prospects of further re-election, so expect him to propose some of the most pernicious policies this country has seen in generations.
    On the one hand, global investment in renewable technologies, particularly wind and solar, has been racing ahead: for the past three years it has exceeded investment in generation from fossil fuels.

    In 3% of cases generation across is used
    The enthusiastic set of audiences that spanned across generations, queued up outside the venue many hours before the concert.
    One of Apple's advantages when it comes to app development is that there is a limited hardware product line to choose from - iPhones across generations 3 and 4 and iPads.
    The human psyche has two great sicknesses: the urge to carry vendetta across generations, and the tendency to fasten group labels on people rather than see them as individuals.
    As much as any survivor of that decade, Cohen has held onto his original audience and has seen it grow across generations, in keeping with a body of music that is truly timeless and ageless.
    With every rise in fuel surcharges islands dramatically continue changing to the point where the ability of islanders to regenerate their way of life across generations is seriously compromised.

    In 3% of cases generation between is used
    The disconnect between generations may have grown too.
    Many do not realize the differences between generations.
    What we don't want to discuss is that these have now become transfers between generations.
    Caitlin, however, is incorrect in trying to distinguish between generation Y and Millennials -- they are in fact exactly the same thing.

    In 3% of cases generation through is used
    The cultural heritage of every country has been handed over through generations and every being identifies himself with this.
    We have the longest childhood of all primates, a period of many years in which we learn skills passed down through generations.
    The ONLY reason that anyone believes in these fictions is because of tradition and information being passed down through generations.
    This makes my job a whole lot of fun trying to sift through generations of family with very similar names and not linking them up to the wrong people.
    Many trees have been passed down through generations, and Jok Eng could point out trees planted by his mother, his father, his grandfather, and himself.

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