"The police work perfectly."
Translation:Oibríonn na póilíní go foirfe.
does the verb always go first? I put na poilini oibrionn go foirfe and was wrong
In most (all?) cases you will learn on Duolingo, yes. That is the basic Irish word order. Verb-Subject-Object,
True (and this I say from experience), but somehow they get the shorter end of the already-short stick.