Prepositions used with "proportion"

"of proportion" or "in proportion"?

Word Frequency
In Top 1000 words

    In 68% of cases proportion of is used
    This is all being blown out of proportion.
    History helps us keep a sense of proportion.
    The use of force has been out of proportion.
    All because of a single developer's ' personal anecdote ' being blown out of proportion.
    I don't understand why her thighs remain so big, and out of proportion to the rest of her.
    The younger conspicuously consuming perversion of couture is grotesquely out of proportion.
    Throughout the world, economic and political interests have expanded out of proportion in every imaginable arena.
    The rotations and the volumes of spheres are essential like is essential the 3D for a real respect of proportions.
    As any case proceeds ' perceived danger ' is thus inflated over and over until things are entirely out of proportion.
    When a country is disrespected publicly before a global audience the reaction can escalate out of proportion to the insult.

    In 24% of cases proportion in is used
    Paul usually has everything in proportion.
    His stature was imposing, he being over six feet, and his body in proportion.
    The medicinal properties of the root are, therefore, necessarily greater in proportion in the spring.
    However I do feel the eyebrow and the eye are not in proportion, even if it is suppose to look threaded.
    Any earnings of the Fund shall be turned over to the contributing companies in proportion to their contributions.
    Founded by Henry Ford and incorporated on June 16, 1903, Ford India has grown in proportions and in its understanding of the market.
    And as long as it's kept in proportion, and you don't overinvest in complete strangers ' lives, by and large it can be a positive experience.
    In case of a valued policy of marine insurance on freightage or cargo, if a part only of the subject is exposed to the risk, the evaluation applies only in proportion to such part.

    In 2% of cases proportion about is used
    The Perception of RELATIONSHIPS In this class you will learn about proportion and perspective using ' sighting '.
    It's something to photograph, this wonderful creation and what these people think about proportion and body shape.

    In 2% of cases proportion By is used
    If, by proportion, I was in debt this much, I would be declaring Bankrupcy and yet Obama just keeps printing more.
    By proportion of the population, Northern Ireland has the highest level of people earning wages beneath the living wage level, closely followed by Wales (23 per cent).

    In 1% of cases proportion like is used
    It therefore goes without saying that the Galaxy S2's successor, the Galaxy S3 unveiled yesterday, was highly anticipated and even hyped to iPhone like proportions.

    In 1% of cases proportion on is used
    That said, I stand by the point that a tax cut on proportion of cut contributed would give bugger all to those very wealthy on 150K and less than bugger all to the rest of us.

Use Linguix everywhere you write

Be productive and efficient, no matter where and what you write!

Linguix Apps

Get audience-specific corrections, access statistics, and view readability scores.

Browser Extensions

Get your writing checked on millions of websites, including Gmail, Facebook, and Google Docs.

Linguix Keyboard

Make your content read and look better on mobile.

MS Office add-ins

Download Linguix for Microsoft Word and Microsoft Outlook to check grammar, punctuation, and style instantly right in your documents.

This website uses cookies to make Linguix work for you. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy