GNOME Terminal is a powerful tool, but there are little tricks designed to make our life easier.
There are commands that require sudo rights, some of the usual commands known (consequently we enter them in terminal with sudo in front, like, for, instance, sudo apt-get upgrade) and others lesser known (in this case we need to reintroduce the command again preceded by sudo).
!! is a handy command that repeats the last entered command useful for above mentioned cases making one's entering mistakes painless, so, if one types in terminal