Do you know the English expression “to take (someone) by surprise“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?
Ivan: The president’s announcement took everyone by surprise this morning.
Dennis: I know. No one could believe that he planned to retire.
Does it mean
a) take someone to a surprising place
b) to wait to surprise someone
c) to be unsurprising
d) to surprise someone
The answer is below!↓
Answer: d) to surprise someone