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 will is
#1102 called call
#1103 tool tools
#1104 Secondly Second
#1105 then and
#1106 Let Please let
#1107 shall I I should
#1108 hear heard
#1109 I m I'm
#1110 picture pictures
#1111 communications communication
#1112 receive receiving
#1113 record records
#1114 advance advanced
#1115 dream dreams
#1116 problems problem
#1117 you we
#1118 think thinks
#1119 results result
#1120 regulation regulations
#1121 charge charged
#1122 interesting interested
#1123 user users
#1124 and on
#1125 it is they are
#1126 on the
#1127 I we
#1128 activity activities
#1129 ect etc
#1130 saw see
#1131 since from
#1132 20 twenty
#1133 practice practices
#1134 changed change
#1135 their his
#1136 of in the
#1137 you yourself
#1138 African American African-American
#1139 many much
#1140 built build
#1141 being is
#1142 invite invitation
#1143 a at
#1144 last past
#1145 is it it is
#1146 I'll I'd
#1147 at during
#1148 i I am
#1149 create creating
#1150 big large
#1151 making make
#1152 clean cleaned
#1153 bachelor bachelor's
#1154 mechanism mechanisms
#1155 filed field
#1156 was have been
#1157 it and
#1158 text texts
#1159 from since
#1160 everytime every time
#1161 dollar dollars
#1162 web site website
#1163 damage damaged
#1164 real really
#1165 highschool high school
#1166 send sending
#1167 would be are
#1168 socialisation socialization
#1169 Was It was
#1170 while whilst
#1171 month month's
#1172 But the The
#1173 4th fourth
#1174 if it
#1175 have be
#1176 to a
#1177 factor factors
#1178 stage stages
#1179 wish hope
#1180 don’t doesn’t
#1181 said says
#1182 everyone every one
#1183 confirm confirmed
#1184 seems seem
#1185 to for the
#1186 taking taken
#1187 to towards
#1188 that of
#1189 opened open
#1190 list lists
#1191 power point PowerPoint
#1192 with in within
#1193 be been
#1194 enter entered
#1195 colour color
#1196 00pm 00 p m
#1197 in on a
#1198 Helo Hello
#1199 video videos
#1200 gets got