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
#11201 has includes
#11202 ending ended
#11203 the when
#11204 small little
#11205 lift lifts
#11206 with in a
#11207 exchange exchanging
#11208 talent talented
#11209 to lose losing
#11210 capture captured
#11211 but it is
#11212 got back returned
#11213 travel travelled
#11214 highly high
#11215 baby baby's
#11216 mail an email
#11217 rise rises
#11218 7pm 7 p m
#11219 this is
#11220 deem deemed
#11221 given gave
#11222 Singh Singh's
#11223 an on
#11224 wilful willful
#11225 lookin looking
#11226 guarantee guaranteed
#11227 replied replies
#11228 dady daddy
#11229 kick in kick-in
#11230 are planning plan
#11231 further additional
#11232 I would request please Please
#11233 short shorter
#11234 doing performing
#11235 comments comment
#11236 been trying tried
#11237 wasn’t wasn't
#11238 that from
#11239 purchased purchase
#11240 is making makes
#11241 time off time-off
#11242 or you or
#11243 faces faced
#11244 annually annual
#11245 awsome awesome
#11246 again once more
#11247 adds ads
#11248 directors directors'
#11249 use take
#11250 Lords Lord's
#11251 leaves left
#11252 deliver delivers
#11253 regarding according
#11254 day care daycare
#11255 consents consent
#11256 feels feeling
#11257 got I have
#11258 say se
#11259 We When
#11260 stood standing
#11261 The both Both
#11262 know see
#11263 because as a result
#11264 $ 300 $300
#11265 indoor indoors
#11266 me my wife
#11267 in towards
#11268 and sorry Sorry
#11269 Very I am very
#11270 business business'
#11271 Leprechaun Leprechauns
#11272 social socially
#11273 hotels hotel's
#11274 catch-up catch up
#11275 Honours Honors
#11276 i feel I felt
#11277 very an
#11278 stroke struck
#11279 message messaged
#11280 cookie cutter cookie-cutter
#11281 that by which
#11282 devine divine
#11283 filling fill
#11284 skill is skills are
#11285 night evening
#11286 woman female
#11287 For As for
#11288 behave behalf
#11289 horses horse's
#11290 tour your
#11291 of getting to get
#11292 if you can please
#11293 coach coached
#11294 allot a lot
#11295 tell share
#11296 we are I am
#11297 connect connects
#11298 will not cannot
#11299 much needed much-needed
#11300 unnecessary unnecessarily