take by surprise, a. to come upon unawares. b. to astonish; amaze: The amount of the donation took us completely by surprise. quoted Dictionary.com ***** When things happened when you least expected… It’s a SURPRISE! I was taken by surprised… After coming back to office from a 2day flu… Colleagues who had forgotten my birthday, just surprised me with a cake and Adidas vouchers… for a belated birthday celebration and my boss teased me, for blushing… =D Thanks guys & babes! *muackz* Heh.