Common mistakes in English

Over the last few years, we have corrected millions of words in the texts we have processed. Here, we present a list of common mistakes that we have found. The list is sorted according to the frequency with which we corrected the phrase. Not all corrections are present due to privacy concerns.

Position Before After
#451 number numbers
#452 it its
#453 advise advice
#454 those the
#455 experiences experience
#456 staffs staff
#457 sometime sometimes
#458 has was
#459 its the
#460 I've I
#461 was had been
#462 day to day day-to-day
#463 as well as and
#464 some a
#465 didnt didn't
#466 notice noticed
#467 as because
#468 spend spent
#469 seen saw
#470 by through
#471 it which
#472 by from
#473 Ive I've
#474 and &
#475 year year's
#476 years year
#477 was has been
#478 wants want
#479 anyway any way
#480 so and
#481 from with
#482 in at the
#483 that to
#484 is in
#485 of the
#486 any a
#487 compare compared
#488 condition conditions
#489 increase increased
#490 week week's
#491 about for
#492 right rights
#493 shows show
#494 years year's
#495 people people's
#496 myself me
#497 Morning Good morning
#498 meet meeting
#499 comes come
#500 mail email

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