A Tom Swifty is a play on words. Tom speaks, and the way he is said to speak is a meaningful pun.
e.g. "I love hot dogs", Tom said frankly.
The "frank" describes how he spoke and relates to the hot dog! [Frankfurter!]
Choose one of the listed words or phrases to fill each gap.
"I'm back! Did you remember my name?" asked Tom _____.
"I'm glad I'm not one of those native labourers," said Tom _____.
"For what we are about to receive, Lord make us truly thankful," said Tom _____.
"I punched him in the stomach three times," said Tom _____.
"I'm still waiting for my promotion," Tom admitted _____.
** WORD LIST **
coolly, flippantly, gracefully, hoarsely, impartially, mysteriously, openly, privately, swiftly, triumphantly