Topic 2: Introduction to Nuclear Energy – Step 12

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English Expression: “Two Shakes of a Lamb’s Tail”

“two shakes of a lamb’s tail”

 

To do something in a fast manner – as quick as a lamb’s tail shakes…twice

A short length of time; very quickly; as soon as possible

“I’ll fix your flat tire in two shakes of a lamb’s tail.”

“Just make yourself a drink, Vincent, and I’ll be down in two shakes of a lamb’s tail.”

Uma Thurman in the movie Pulp Fiction

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