At a snail’s pace

Do you know the idiom “at a snail’s pace“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Oliver: Hasn’t Peter finished the report yet?

Leah: No, he’s still working on it.

Oliver: Why does he take so long? He works at a snail’s pace!

Does it mean:

a) very quickly

b) very well

c) very slowly

d) in an annoying way

The answer is below!↓

white black and brown snail on green leaf

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Answer: c) very slowly