I have heard both of the expressions :
This work is easy to me.
This work is easy for me.
What are the different uses of to and for in this context?
Thanks in advance.
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easy FOR me case is fine.
I don't know if
easy TO me is technically incorrect or not. But I am a native speaker of American English, and I wouldn't say it that way--and I don't hear others say it either.
You can be easy on someone, but you wouldn't (properly) say you were easy to someone. What sounds correct would be:
This work seems easy to me. This is easy work.
When you use
IS XXX TO, the general pattern is that it should be active.
Her cat is mean to me.
Trying to use
easy here suggests that the easiness itself is acting on you--where you are the object. It doesn't sound right.