Slack off

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

Ella: How is the new guy at work?

Aya: Not so good. I caught him slacking off when we were really busy the other day. He was reading a magazine.

Does it mean:

a) have fun

b) talk a lot

c) relax

d) not do your work

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: d) not do your work