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
#10501 fundamental fundamentals
#10502 to you can
#10503 showed has shown
#10504 have Have a
#10505 showing showed
#10506 maximise maximize
#10507 works will work
#10508 took takes
#10509 sleep slept
#10510 location located
#10511 Israel Israel's
#10512 The attached Attached
#10513 way method
#10514 on our
#10515 was and
#10516 they They are
#10517 to process processing
#10518 directors director
#10519 kind reminder kindly remind you
#10520 ever even
#10521 15 minute 15-minute
#10522 1year 1 year
#10523 does if
#10524 people watching people-watching
#10525 matching matched
#10526 Institue institute
#10527 after After a
#10528 advance advantage
#10529 developer development
#10530 hardly hard
#10531 anti-slavery antislavery
#10532 point time
#10533 comments comment
#10534 commination communication
#10535 services” Services
#10536 And and to
#10537 instead of rather than
#10538 full height full-height
#10539 to mention mentioning
#10540 dose doses
#10541 Superintend Superintendent
#10542 individual’s individuals'
#10543 manners manner
#10544 regard to regarding
#10545 gonna is going to
#10546 Wondering I'm wondering
#10547 instead of as opposed to
#10548 worthy worth it
#10549 today that
#10550 where we are
#10551 1 year 1-year
#10552 migrate migrating
#10553 will won't
#10554 COP COB
#10555 racism racist
#10556 respond responses
#10557 hydropower hydro power
#10558 felt was
#10559 was that
#10560 This On this
#10561 besides Apart from
#10562 valuable invaluable
#10563 entered entering
#10564 possibly possible
#10565 Office The office
#10566 it helps they help
#10567 MBA M B A
#10568 Highly I highly
#10569 something things
#10570 become been
#10571 thet that
#10572 Jacks Jack's
#10573 me mine
#10574 followed following
#10575 4000 4 000
#10576 time” time
#10577 because but
#10578 ar at
#10579 3 2
#10580 much far
#10581 expend expand
#10582 sell sold
#10583 now its Now it's
#10584 avoid prevent
#10585 engineer engineering
#10586 and let’s Let’s
#10587 critical-thinking critical thinking
#10588 access accessing
#10589 lady ladies
#10590 person centred person-centred
#10591 Please can I Can I please
#10592 leads can lead
#10593 convince convenience
#10594 opertunity opportunity
#10595 no more anymore
#10596 hey 'hey
#10597 privet hospital private hospitals
#10598 give have
#10599 intention intentions
#10600 heart sick heartsick

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