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    normally?

    Standard USB uses a master/slave architecture; a host acts as the master device for the entire bus, and a USB device acts as the slave. Devices are designed from the start to act in one role or the other computers are generally set up to be hosts, while printers (for instance) are normally slaves.

    Why does this adv mean in above sentences?

    Can I change the adv to adj? Such as "normal"!

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    Re: normally?

    Normally means "usually" or "generally". You do not want to change it to an adjective. It is not modifying "slaves".

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    Re: normally?

    Is it modifying "are"?

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    Re: normally?

    Quote Originally Posted by Polyester View Post
    Is it modifying "are"?
    Yes. They normally are slaves. They are normally slaves.

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