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 updated updating
#12302 history historical
#12303 00a 00 a
#12304 couldn’t didn’t
#12305 5 percent 5%
#12306 sociopath sociopathic
#12307 reachout reach out
#12308 joked joking
#12309 spoke inglish speak English
#12310 costumer's customer's
#12311 keep 'keep
#12312 misses miss
#12313 blocks blockages
#12314 involved involve
#12315 one to one one-on-one
#12316 assign /arrange assign/arrange
#12317 Counseling Center counselling center
#12318 names it name is
#12319 all your
#12320 prestentation presentation
#12321 community based community-based
#12322 design designer
#12323 hand wrist
#12324 clearly clarify
#12325 opening opened
#12326 where since
#12327 about In answer to
#12328 three step three-step
#12329 night” night
#12330 if and
#12331 to encourage encouraging
#12332 maried married
#12333 lays lie
#12334 Scanning Scan
#12335 minors miners
#12336 onewho one who
#12337 compered compared
#12338 sf sq ft
#12339 who is I am
#12340 with investing to invest
#12341 Everyday i Every day I
#12342 optimisation optimization
#12343 solve solution
#12344 competences competencies
#12345 heading head
#12346 plug plugged
#12347 id if
#12348 between around
#12349 doesn’t doesn't
#12350 sisters sister
#12351 may many
#12352 society society's
#12353 24th 24
#12354 Kuwait the Kuwaiti
#12355 manager’s managers
#12356 opportunity’s opportunities
#12357 the for an
#12358 everythings everything
#12359 thinking thought
#12360 in from a
#12361 do I did
#12362 Tattoo's Tattoos
#12363 have implemented did not implement
#12364 they’ve they have
#12365 beg begged
#12366 offert offer
#12367 does was
#12368 discussing discuss
#12369 excellent excellence
#12370 emerger merger
#12371 also to
#12372 However Unfortunately
#12373 her self herself
#12374 contact contacted the
#12375 a include an
#12376 red-light Green red light green
#12377 haven’t haven't
#12378 musics music
#12379 : of
#12380 in order to and
#12381 was just am
#12382 600$ $600
#12383 many others much more
#12384 disussed discussed
#12385 independant independently
#12386 what was
#12387 long-term long term
#12388 through at
#12389 From While
#12390 so Instead
#12391 eyes eye's
#12392 beauties beauty
#12393 Out Sourcing outsourcing
#12394 fitted fit
#12395 battles battle
#12396 them the children
#12397 light weight lightweight
#12398 at Nursing a nursing
#12399 that is :
#12400 commonest most common