Mr Swifty calling...

Posted by: Urban Worrier

Mr Swifty calling... - 02/05/13 12:08 PM

More Tom Swifties. (For example "I'll have a martini," said Tom, drily.) As ever, grovelling apologies for any re-runs.

Some of these are very clever and quite tough, so being all heart, I've given you first letter and length as a starter grinยท

-1. "I dialled that number 100 times," Tom r-------
-2. "I'll tempt Adam tonight," she said e-----
-3. "I can't eat any more lemon peel," said Tom z--------
-4. "They are not answering the bell - we'd better try the knocker," said Tom a--------
-5. "I want to buy that big diamond," Tom said h--------
-6. "Monaural and quadraphonic systems are exceptions," said Tom s--------------
-7. "My oar is broken," said Tom r-------
-8. "Has my magazine arrived?" Tom asked p-----------
-9. "We'll need a higher price at auction," Tom said m-------
-10. "I dropped the toothpaste," said Tom, c------------
Posted by: manxman

Re: Mr Swifty calling... - 02/05/13 12:31 PM

8. periodically wave
Posted by: Urban Worrier

Re: Mr Swifty calling... - 02/05/13 12:43 PM

Great start, manxman! wave
Posted by: michele rose

Re: Mr Swifty calling... - 02/05/13 12:58 PM

3. zestfully wave
Posted by: Redz

Re: Mr Swifty calling... - 02/05/13 01:38 PM

5. HOPEfully grin wave
Posted by: Cue

Re: Mr Swifty calling... - 02/05/13 01:41 PM

10. crestfallenly lol
Posted by: curly

Re: Mr Swifty calling... - 02/05/13 01:43 PM

10. crestfallenly

too slow!

2. evenly??

Hi Rog.
Posted by: Haroula

Re: Mr Swifty calling... - 02/05/13 01:54 PM

9.Morbidly wave
Posted by: Urban Worrier

Re: Mr Swifty calling... - 02/05/13 02:11 PM

Far too easy - will give you tough ones next time! lol

(Would also have taken "evilly" for #2)
Posted by: Flo NS

Re: Mr Swifty calling... - 02/05/13 10:22 PM

1. recalled
Posted by: Cue

Re: Mr Swifty calling... - 02/06/13 12:05 PM

6. stereotypically lol Love these!
Posted by: Urban Worrier

Re: Mr Swifty calling... - 02/06/13 05:00 PM

Good ones, both! thumbsup

I love them too, Cue lol
Posted by: Sondi

Re: Mr Swifty calling... - 02/06/13 07:02 PM

7. robustly grin

wave
Posted by: Cue

Re: Mr Swifty calling... - 02/07/13 07:51 AM

4. adoringly snicker
Posted by: Urban Worrier

Re: Mr Swifty calling... - 02/08/13 10:19 AM

Excellent finish, the pair of you! wave