Is "Years come and go" idiomatic?

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Is "Years come and go" idiomatic?

Post by davidtrinh » Fri Nov 25, 2016 8:48 am

Every year, I send Christmas cards to my friends. I usually say something like "Time flies. When one year ends, the new year comes. This never changes."

Can I use the phrase, "Years come and go"? Does it make sense? Thanks a lot.

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Re: Is "Years come and go" idiomatic?

Post by Joe » Fri Nov 25, 2016 3:35 pm

Yes, it makes sense but might be more idiomatic as:

The years come and go.
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