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
#10201 came back returned
#10202 CTA’s CTAs
#10203 what with
#10204 doing performing
#10205 The one One
#10206 buyers buyers'
#10207 typical typically
#10208 Darwins Darwin's
#10209 justices justice
#10210 the such
#10211 applied applying
#10212 I apologize Apologies
#10213 stand point of view standpoint
#10214 all ready already
#10215 caps cap
#10216 you'd you
#10217 From the The
#10218 sometime some
#10219 so that This way
#10220 at over
#10221 hardcopies hard copies
#10222 which is of
#10223 A 'A'
#10224 co founder co-founder
#10225 I'm am I
#10226 addres address
#10227 exploring explore
#10228 in was
#10229 step stepping
#10230 Need We need
#10231 In my My
#10232 brand brand's
#10233 competed completed
#10234 got getting
#10235 as she She
#10236 got receive
#10237 saw sees
#10238 school wide school-wide
#10239 leaners learners
#10240 with this
#10241 responsibility responsible
#10242 characters characters'
#10243 wherein where
#10244 Gender responsive gender-responsive
#10245 see have seen
#10246 the she
#10247 being were
#10248 pocket pockets
#10249 agreed agreed-upon
#10250 nurse nurse's
#10251 HIPPA HIPAA
#10252 10am 10 : 00 a m
#10253 Directors Directors'
#10254 com come
#10255 imagine imagined
#10256 break up break-up
#10257 had needed
#10258 After and after
#10259 employer employers
#10260 to on a
#10261 sort sorts
#10262 three day three-day
#10263 Good It was good
#10264 gaz gas
#10265 life altering life-altering
#10266 outside out
#10267 to develop developing
#10268 who ever correct Whoever corrects
#10269 turning turn
#10270 to I should
#10271 one’s ones
#10272 club clap
#10273 than the
#10274 teenagers teenagers'
#10275 them selfs themselves
#10276 so a
#10277 requirement required
#10278 illnesses illness
#10279 inner circle inner-circle
#10280 sold sells
#10281 br be
#10282 shown demonstrated
#10283 files file
#10284 in developing to develop
#10285 cutted cut
#10286 2 for two
#10287 to apply in applying
#10288 differ differs
#10289 toy toys
#10290 involving involved
#10291 the last recent
#10292 horse horses
#10293 touristic tourist
#10294 stages stage
#10295 wonder wondering
#10296 in scope in-scope
#10297 history historical
#10298 is has a
#10299 perfectly perfect
#10300 expects expect