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 its it's the
#10502 for you
#10503 Can’t I can’t
#10504 change be changed
#10505 favour favor
#10506 Then you You
#10507 self expression self-expression
#10508 did not didn't
#10509 3am 3 am
#10510 go do
#10511 lower lowering
#10512 do accomplish
#10513 sent set
#10514 you a
#10515 with regard to regarding
#10516 we’ve we have
#10517 refuse refuses
#10518 proccess process
#10519 over seeing overseeing
#10520 presents presented
#10521 kid kids
#10522 they are
#10523 mutual mutually
#10524 answered answer
#10525 must be is
#10526 parties party's
#10527 food borne foodborne
#10528 telling told
#10529 grandma grandma's
#10530 Quote a quote
#10531 leafs leaves
#10532 offender offenders
#10533 failures failure
#10534 growths growth
#10535 Marks Mark's
#10536 defendants defendant's
#10537 more move
#10538 A 'A'
#10539 maker makers
#10540 pull up pull-up
#10541 he I
#10542 girl friend girlfriend
#10543 repose response
#10544 wasn’t weren't
#10545 honest honesty
#10546 readers readers'
#10547 $ 6 $6
#10548 bombs bomb
#10549 it’s there is
#10550 back it
#10551 conscious consciousness
#10552 to should I
#10553 15min 15 minutes
#10554 that you to
#10555 how when
#10556 entered enter
#10557 campaigns campaign
#10558 once in a lifetime once-in-a-lifetime
#10559 canidate candidate
#10560 waited waiting
#10561 out of in
#10562 17th 17
#10563 colour colours
#10564 br be
#10565 whole all
#10566 hence so
#10567 where the
#10568 responce response
#10569 is had
#10570 wanna want
#10571 about of the
#10572 FE’s FEs
#10573 worked works
#10574 quite quit
#10575 who’s who
#10576 som some
#10577 Following Further to
#10578 examine examined
#10579 depressions depression
#10580 prevent prevented
#10581 dry dried
#10582 contest contests
#10583 dentist dentists
#10584 over above
#10585 You'd You'll
#10586 button” button
#10587 defenses defense
#10588 shipped ship
#10589 make enable
#10590 recalled recall
#10591 lover lovers
#10592 parent's parents'
#10593 repairing repair
#10594 indication indications
#10595 welll well
#10596 NGO NGOs
#10597 basic basis
#10598 bigger larger
#10599 toward in
#10600 willing your willingness