easy

adj.
not difficult

1) easy for (that job was easy for her)

lenient

2) (cannot stand alone) easy on (you are too easy on the children; go easy on him: he's been sick)

showing moderation

3) (cannot stand alone) easy on (go easy on the hot peppers)

not difficult

4) (cannot stand alone) easy to + inf. (this book is easy to translate = it is easy to translate this book = this is an easy book to translate; Bob is easy to please = it is easy to please Bob; it is not easy to be a parent = it is not easy being a parent; it is easy for you to say that)

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['iːzɪ]
['showing moderation'] (cannot stand alone) easy on ('not difficult'; go easy on the hot peppers)
['not difficult'] easy for (that job was easy for her)
(cannot stand alon (this book is easy to translate = it is easy to translate this book = this is an easy book to translate; Bob is easy to please = it is easy to please Bob; it is not easy to be a parent = it is not easy being a parent; it is easy for you to say that)
['lenient'] (cannot stand alone) easy on (you are too easy on the children; go easy on him: he's been sick)

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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