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
#1101 informations information
#1102 environment environments
#1103 show showed
#1104 when that
#1105 centre center
#1106 it and
#1107 clean cleaned
#1108 expenditure expenditures
#1109 exist exists
#1110 hear heard
#1111 1 1st
#1112 last past
#1113 think thought
#1114 part time part-time
#1115 that what
#1116 project project's
#1117 in on a
#1118 amount amounts
#1119 I 'I
#1120 saw see
#1121 you we
#1122 and that That
#1123 charge charged
#1124 went go
#1125 Let Please let
#1126 p m pm
#1127 that they
#1128 don’t doesn’t
#1129 difference differences
#1130 since from
#1131 many much
#1132 seems seem
#1133 American Americans
#1134 if when
#1135 amount number
#1136 did made
#1137 are was
#1138 we and
#1139 web site website
#1140 here hear
#1141 problems problem
#1142 i e that is
#1143 equipments equipment
#1144 have be
#1145 started starts
#1146 will is
#1147 I m I'm
#1148 know known
#1149 record records
#1150 month month's
#1151 short term short-term
#1152 support supports
#1153 requires require
#1154 enter entered
#1155 regulation regulations
#1156 at during
#1157 have has a
#1158 everyone every one
#1159 moment moments
#1160 needs needed
#1161 results result
#1162 be been
#1163 think thinks
#1164 factor factors
#1165 plays play
#1166 we have we
#1167 well known well-known
#1168 say says
#1169 master master's
#1170 with in within
#1171 I'll I'd
#1172 continues continue
#1173 give giving
#1174 benefit benefits
#1175 called call
#1176 that of
#1177 i I am
#1178 00pm 00 p m
#1179 manage managed
#1180 Hunnicut Hunnicutt
#1181 allow allowed
#1182 tried try
#1183 highschool high school
#1184 The 'The
#1185 share shared
#1186 develop developed
#1187 at by
#1188 is it it is
#1189 confirm confirmed
#1190 tool tools
#1191 drivers driver's
#1192 years years'
#1193 child children
#1194 yo you
#1195 too as well
#1196 person person's
#1197 reasons reason
#1198 a my
#1199 weeks week's
#1200 believe believed