Samuel Johnson has nearly completed his dictionary, and visits his sponsor the Prince Regent. Unfortunately, the illiterate Baldrick burns the manuscript leaving Blackadder the impossible task of recreating in one weekend what it took Johnson nearly a decade to write. Written by
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Blackadder defines the word "A" as an "impersonal pronoun" when its correct grammatical label is an indefinite article or determiner. See more
Not only have you impeculiated my dictionary, you have also lost the chance to act as patron to the only book in the world that is even better!
Oh. And what is that, sir? "Dictionary 2: The Return of the Killer Dictionary"?
Referenced in Just a Minute: Episode #1.6