Datapoint Gurindji Kriol/Complementizer with verbs of knowing

The complementizer strategy depends on the verb. For the 'think' (rekin) verb, no complementizer is used.
Dat karu-ngku im rekin dat mukmuk bin kayikayi im.
[the kid-ERG 3SG think the owl PST chase 3SG.OBJ]
'The kid thought the owl was chasing him.'

For the 'know' (nou) verb, the complementizer wen is used.

Values

Complementizer not synchronically related to ‘say’

Example 72-148:
Yu nou wen yu warrkap nyanawu Dagaragungka.
Yu
2sg
nou
know
wen
rel
yu
2sg
warrkap
dance
nyanawu
dem
Dagaragu-ngka.
place-loc
You know when you danced at Daguragu that time.

Source: ACLA database 2003-2006

Confidence:
Very certain