Jump to conclusions

Do you know the English expression “to jump to conclusions“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Sally: Ben has been telling everyone that Kevin has quit his job.

Lisa: Ben is always jumping to conclusions. Kevin is just taking a few weeks’ vacation. He’ll be back next month.

Does it mean:

a) gossip

b) make a judgement before considering the facts

c) make a judgement after considering the facts

d) finish talking about something

The answer is below! ↓

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Answer: b) make a judgement before considering the facts