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
#10101 drops drop
#10102 overwhelming overwhelmed
#10103 reference response
#10104 : a A
#10105 revert reply
#10106 30minutes 30 minutes
#10107 during when
#10108 about the The
#10109 don’t to not
#10110 co-ordinate coordinate
#10111 shortstory short story
#10112 in to on
#10113 Tuesday’s Tuesdays
#10114 to with a
#10115 like how How
#10116 lab laboratory
#10117 00+Vat 00 + Vat
#10118 walked walking
#10119 because my My
#10120 drier the dryer
#10121 films film's
#10122 more another
#10123 make provide
#10124 making taking
#10125 Thought to I thought I would
#10126 regarding to Regarding
#10127 it's this is
#10128 must have to
#10129 GM GM's
#10130 When and when
#10131 eAngle eAngel
#10132 freakin freaking
#10133 firt first
#10134 stimulate stimulates
#10135 the do
#10136 on for the
#10137 of as the
#10138 mony money
#10139 authorise authorize
#10140 latestdevelopments latest developments
#10141 have to should
#10142 is
#10143 fullfill fulfill
#10144 performance perform
#10145 Kindly Please kindly
#10146 and I have with
#10147 might will
#10148 teh the
#10149 guide dogs guide-dogs
#10150 although though
#10151 near nearly
#10152 depends dependent
#10153 overcharged overcharges
#10154 travellers travelers
#10155 • First •First
#10156 leurn learn
#10157 college's colleges
#10158 ‘What What
#10159 aslo also
#10160 than and then
#10161 Welsh speaking Welsh-speaking
#10162 opened opening
#10163 frequented visited
#10164 Thus Therefore
#10165 was just am
#10166 infections infection
#10167 are needing need
#10168 non essential nonessential
#10169 winters winter
#10170 head quarters headquarters
#10171 three stage three-stage
#10172 screams screamed
#10173 diet diets
#10174 and since
#10175 mines Mine's
#10176 pasport passport
#10177 take make a
#10178 thing--fear thing - fear
#10179 okay 'Okay
#10180 individuals individual
#10181 very particularly
#10182 go be going
#10183 did took
#10184 all each of
#10185 knowledgable knowledgeable
#10186 them the people
#10187 be mean
#10188 at the same time simultaneously
#10189 wall well
#10190 fly flying
#10191 learn study
#10192 thousands of thousand
#10193 here by hereby
#10194 CC CCed
#10195 go to attend
#10196 apart as a part
#10197 stock stocks
#10198 bad negative
#10199 me them
#10200 called calls