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
#12601 cared care
#12602 mitt meet
#12603 cover be covered
#12604 Worry Worrying
#12605 summarise summarize
#12606 BookFair Book Fair
#12607 gears gear
#12608 will happen happens
#12609 investigating investigate
#12610 need a needs
#12611 PM 00pm
#12612 don’t to not
#12613 pest pests
#12614 ‘What What
#12615 When you You
#12616 generally general
#12617 them students
#12618 tuff tough
#12619 driver one Driver One's
#12620 ofThe of The
#12621 yestetday yesterday
#12622 coxe coax
#12623 long lasting long-lasting
#12624 start up startup
#12625 two both
#12626 adjust be adjusted
#12627 teachers teacher
#12628 way pf ways of
#12629 compliance compliant
#12630 expose was exposed
#12631 be bit
#12632 with of the
#12633 lessons lesson's
#12634 6th grade 6th-grade
#12635 Johnn John
#12636 interpret interpreting
#12637 free freedom
#12638 as how As
#12639 gives allows
#12640 complaint complaints
#12641 correct correctly
#12642 Number A number
#12643 god that God
#12644 understand understanding of
#12645 CELEBRITES CELEBRITIES
#12646 stepped steps
#12647 there the the
#12648 by a with
#12649 I’ve Lately I've
#12650 Second thing Secondly
#12651 The As for the
#12652 got was able
#12653 have not haven't
#12654 in work working
#12655 imformation information
#12656 for buying to buy
#12657 or your
#12658 quickly quick
#12659 Lets Let´s
#12660 abuser abusers
#12661 PMIS PMIS's
#12662 litter mates litter-mates
#12663 very particularly
#12664 leurn learn
#12665 past pass
#12666 lays lie
#12667 home land homeland
#12668 aquired acquired
#12669 Post the post
#12670 have are having
#12671 documents documentation
#12672 forgot had forgotten
#12673 time period
#12674 ages age
#12675 Here is There are
#12676 reply replying to
#12677 extinguisher extinguishers
#12678 which ever whichever
#12679 knife knives
#12680 do not didn't
#12681 mid portion mid-portion
#12682 retailers retailer's
#12683 okay better
#12684 on at the time of
#12685 • Developed •Developed
#12686 catalogs catalogues
#12687 stand-up stand up
#12688 homework’s homework
#12689 through using
#12690 due to with
#12691 Artic Arctic
#12692 combines combined
#12693 sciences science
#12694 bullies bully's
#12695 sign signature
#12696 can that
#12697 gor for
#12698 has contains
#12699 to start starting
#12700 & or