About to (do something)

Do you know the English expression “to be about to (do something)“? Read the conversation below Can you guess the meaning?

Evelyn: Have you done the dishes yet?

Bill: I’m about to do them. Just let me finish my drink first.

Does it mean:

a) already done something

b) not going to do something

c) going to do something later in the day

d) going to do something very soon

The answer is below! ↓

person washing his hand

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Answer: d) going to do something very soon