Many people have died of/from war, acts of terrorism and natural disasters.

Tan Elaine

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Many people have died of/from war, acts of terrorism and natural disasters.

Which is the correct preposition?

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Roman55

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I wouldn't use either. You die of natural causes, not of natural disasters.

My choice of preposition would be in followed by an article. Otherwise perhaps, as a result of.
 

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I'd use "in" for all three as a first choice, although with "war", I'd probably use "Many people have been killed in wars".
 
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