There are a number of preposition words that change the meaning of a phrase when used with a particular word. For example, you can use Perish with different prepositions, and you will get a different meaning every time. You can see the examples below:
1. Perish from
Perish from (famine)
Example: Our district perished from the drought last year.
2. Perish with
Perish with (hunger)
Example: During drought, the cattle perished with starvation.