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.
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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
"Medium-sized insectivore with protruding nasal implement." Doesn't sound much like a bee to me!
It's an aardvark your highness, can't you see that? It's a bloody aardvark!
Spoofs The Divine Lady