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easy answer

This page is about the collocation easy answer

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

a solution that's easy to find and adopt

For example

  • There are no easy answers to the problem of climate change.

  • If there was an easy answer, we'd have fixed the problem years ago.

Note:
A similar collocations is "simple solution"

Quick Quiz

There weren't any easy answers because

a. the problem was easily solved

b. the problem was really difficult

c. the problem wasn't that hard

Contributor: Matt Errey