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
#10701 stresses stress
#10702 anyone anyone's
#10703 though out throughout
#10704 joining join
#10705 has taken took
#10706 destroy destroys
#10707 wanting wants
#10708 alcoholic alcohol
#10709 anger angry
#10710 previous prior
#10711 the that they
#10712 nonliving non-living
#10713 well-known well known
#10714 incorporate incorporates
#10715 labeled labelled
#10716 hause house
#10717 checkout check out
#10718 you guys your
#10719 15min 15 minutes
#10720 he has He
#10721 execute executed
#10722 because when When
#10723 learn study
#10724 And according According
#10725 Reagrds Regards
#10726 will won't
#10727 as is as-is
#10728 favors favor
#10729 rock contains of rocks contain
#10730 develops developed
#10731 worth worthwhile
#10732 wrong incorrectly
#10733 belong belonging
#10734 behave behalf
#10735 and its It's
#10736 thing things that
#10737 Especially the The
#10738 tje the
#10739 merge merged
#10740 Original The original
#10741 had have been
#10742 checking to check
#10743 depended dependent
#10744 Dec of December
#10745 discipline disciplines
#10746 upgrade upgraded
#10747 plotlines plot lines
#10748 discuss be discussed
#10749 com come
#10750 recommended recommend
#10751 FTE FTEs
#10752 behavioral behavioural
#10753 dispute disputes
#10754 thought thinks
#10755 ​Section ​ Section
#10756 societies society
#10757 make may
#10758 hey they
#10759 Head The head
#10760 serious series
#10761 will if
#10762 world word
#10763 6 7
#10764 Saturday’s Saturdays
#10765 one stop one-stop
#10766 about regarding the
#10767 spouse spouse's
#10768 appearance appearances
#10769 believing believe
#10770 in regards to about
#10771 Going I'm going
#10772 A for a
#10773 laboratory laboratories
#10774 yr your
#10775 Asked I asked
#10776 affected affect
#10777 talked about discussed
#10778 muc much
#10779 sat sitting
#10780 designer design
#10781 to complete completing
#10782 consists consisted
#10783 honest honesty
#10784 up date update
#10785 shipped ship
#10786 company organization
#10787 bother bothers
#10788 eye to eye eye-to-eye
#10789 though if
#10790 and people People
#10791 gluten free gluten-free
#10792 tech technology
#10793 they to
#10794 stood standing
#10795 drived drove
#10796 for but
#10797 you are
#10798 would that
#10799 messaging message
#10800 infomation information

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