This page is about the collocation never knew
collocation pattern: adverb + verb
to not know something
- I never knew George was married. I thought he was single.
- You mean the first man in space was Russian? I never knew that!
Mostly used in spoken English when you're surprised to find out something, esp. something that many other people already know.
"I never knew my dad used to be in a band" means I
Contributor: Matt Errey