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    #1

    Some people are like a weather wane

    I am wondering if my sentence makes sense in English. Is there any better way to say that people change their minds?

    Some people are like a weather wane; they shift with the wind.

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    Re: Some people are like a weather wane

    I think you mean "vane", not "wane".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #3

    Re: Some people are like a weather wane

    I'm not sure if that simile works. Also, "shift" is wrong because it implies relocate which a weather vane does not do.

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    #4

    Re: Some people are like a weather wane

    How about they turn with the wind​?
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: Some people are like a weather wane

    I don't have a problem with "shift with the wind". In that context, "shift" just means "move".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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