Looking for Cleese sketch: alibi

I'm looking for a a sketch in which John Cleese plays a defense lawyer who is pleading for his client in a language that contains mispronunciations of many of the terms he uses. When talking about the accused's "alibi" for instance, he pronounces it as if he were saying "a leebie", leading to general confusion and hilarity.

Can anyone help me with this? Was this a Flying Circus sketch? At first I thought it was linked to the Hungarian-English phrasebook sketch, which is in episode 25 of the Flying Circus, but I didn't find it there. Please help me if any of this rings a bell.



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thewhoserpython: Hey Mozzel, I'm not really sure that's even Python. I've seen that performed by Griff Rhys Jones in Not The Nine O'Clock News, maybe you have it confused with that? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SdHDrqS33EQ Here's the link in case you want to check it out :)

the_thina: it may be something from at last the 1948 show.

katithepythonfan: It's not from the Flying Circus... Sounds like something from Frost Report, but can't be sure...