Like a bat out of hell

Do you know the English expression “like a bat out of hell“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Rachel: Does your son stay behind after school to do his homework?

Ben: No. He comes out like a bat out of hell as soon as the bell rings.

Does it mean:

a) very slowly

b) very noisily

c) very angrily

d) very quickly

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: d) very quickly