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Can you pick the adverbs that complete these Tom Swifties?
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A Tom Swifty is a type of (usually terrible) pun. An adverb that has both a literal and a humorous meaning is placed after a line of dialogue, e.g.: "I'm only five feet tall," said Tom shortly.
'Let's get married,' said Tom ____.
'I've got to fix the car,' said Tom ____.
'My pencil is dull,' said Tom ____.
'Listen to my Stallone impression,' said Tom ____.
'I've been demoted from corporal,' said Tom ____.
'I know what a bunch of lions is called,' said Tom ____.
'I'll go get the stick,' said Tom ____.
'I'm of greater value to you every day,' said Tom ____.
'What this team needs is a player who can hit 60 homers a year,' said Tom ____.
'I love hot dogs,' said Tom ____.
'It's my butler's night off,' said Tom ____.
'Why don't you have some fruit?' asked Tom ____.
'What I do best on a camping trip is sleep,' said Tom ____.
'I don't want a second helping, thank you,' said the cannibal ____.
'The grizzly is climbing the tree beneath me!' said Tom ____.
'There's a blood-sucking insect in my French cheese,' Tom said ____.
'The prisoner escaped by climbing down a rope,' said Tom ____.
'The dam is back to front,' said Tom ____.
'Crosby is my favourite singer. Is he yours?' asked Tom ____.
'I hate shellfish,' said Tom ____.
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