- r in a monotone
`Come in,' she said tonelessly
- At intervals it announces the Friday-night moviealways a World War II filmby tonelessly chanting ancient ad campaigns: "The Glory Brigade .
- At various points in the piece, the string players clatter their bows on their instruments, the brassmen blow air tonelessly through their mouthpieces, the woodwinds bend notes .
- Reading rapidly and tonelessly, Goldwater declared that he had always been "unalterably opposed to discrimination.