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
#12301 step in stepped into
#12302 authorisation authorization
#12303 Also Please
#12304 8 pm 8pm
#12305 600$ $600
#12306 since starting
#12307 The It's the
#12308 active activate
#12309 live love
#12310 going on happening
#12311 design designer
#12312 having had
#12313 wrote have written
#12314 HAIs HAI's
#12315 puzzle puzzles
#12316 Officers Officer
#12317 fist the first
#12318 feels feelings
#12319 European Europe
#12320 try am trying
#12321 clearly clarify
#12322 author authors
#12323 rightsand rights and
#12324 flights flight
#12325 resend re-send
#12326 reflect reflects
#12327 these that
#12328 start has started
#12329 reagrds regards
#12330 by with the
#12331 howcome how come
#12332 gross up gross-up
#12333 was to
#12334 received receive a
#12335 happy happier
#12336 acquire acquired
#12337 Previous The previous
#12338 guys guys'
#12339 belongs belonged
#12340 experienced had
#12341 Education The education
#12342 young younger
#12343 digit digits
#12344 inteligent intelligent
#12345 Awsome Job awesome job
#12346 have understood understand
#12347 treats traits
#12348 whatcollege what college
#12349 10years 10 years
#12350 connections connection
#12351 Thanx Thanks
#12352 to ask asked
#12353 if as
#12354 Identifications Identification
#12355 ware wear
#12356 By honoring To honor
#12357 a surviving survival
#12358 Counseling Center counselling center
#12359 long far
#12360 to carry for carrying
#12361 thoreaus Thoreau's
#12362 speakers speaker
#12363 nor and
#12364 God iwning Good morning
#12365 through using
#12366 in having to have
#12367 agreement agreements
#12368 had send sent
#12369 year end year-end
#12370 that is :
#12371 Very This is very
#12372 consist in consists of
#12373 track tracks
#12374 that regarding
#12375 intact in tact
#12376 sexual sexually
#12377 cross crosses
#12378 15 the 15th
#12379 busines business
#12380 emerger merger
#12381 south east south-east
#12382 convert converts
#12383 intro introductory
#12384 teaching taught
#12385 so I could to
#12386 Didn't I didn't
#12387 employee’s employees
#12388 dessert desert
#12389 nonaccession-year non-accession year
#12390 stood stand
#12391 Everyone’s Everyone s
#12392 ball balls
#12393 he has
#12394 detain detained
#12395 and then transfer before transferring
#12396 trace traces
#12397 commutation communication
#12398 trouble troubled
#12399 have contain
#12400 whiles whilst