In the sentence "I can't see it move.", the object of the verb is "it" and "move" is a bare infinitive. However, could we consider that the entire phrase "it move" is the complement of the verb? The references which I checked seem to differ on this topic. Thank you!
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According to Quirk et al., "object + bare infinitive" is one of four types of "complex transitive complementation"* (Section 16.49, p. 1204.) Verbs that take this kind of complementation--object + bare infinitive--fall into three groups:

1. have, let, make (They made me wait an hour to see the doctor)**

2. feel, hear, notice, observe, overhear, see, watch (Did you watch them play?)

3. help, know (only in BrE) (Section 16.52, p. 1205) (Please help me think of an excuse)

Quirk et al. don't use the noun "complement," but it seems clear that the construction is a complement.

Marilyn Martin

*A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language (Longman, 1985)

**Examples in parentheses are my own.
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