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
#12801 please sent Please send
#12802 acid acids
#12803 accepts accepted
#12804 out reach outreach
#12805 got caught
#12806 cellphone cell phone
#12807 95 % 95%
#12808 superviser supervisor
#12809 burn burnt
#12810 In next Next
#12811 them the students
#12812 at for the
#12813 gun guns
#12814 will receive receives
#12815 timings timing
#12816 tried attempted
#12817 employee’s employees
#12818 pround proud
#12819 compare compares
#12820 entity entities
#12821 new now
#12822 understanding to understand
#12823 mass masses
#12824 reports reporting
#12825 thanks thanked
#12826 very an
#12827 on going to go
#12828 feed-back feedback
#12829 but than
#12830 disciplines discipline
#12831 streamline streamlined
#12832 1200 1 200
#12833 edit editing
#12834 and they which
#12835 you there
#12836 Watson Watson's
#12837 in a per
#12838 nations nation
#12839 St 'St
#12840 which that are
#12841 recomend recommend
#12842 could see saw
#12843 be becoming
#12844 you for your
#12845 stopped stops
#12846 forwards for forward to
#12847 appreaciated appreciated
#12848 doe does
#12849 owe owed
#12850 parent teacher parent-teacher
#12851 cause your because you're
#12852 = :
#12853 i were I've been
#12854 its they are
#12855 suppoused supposed
#12856 date day
#12857 I and I've
#12858 puzzles puzzle
#12859 avoid prevent
#12860 Door2Door Door2Door's
#12861 updated updating
#12862 ECI E C I
#12863 whether weather
#12864 with not without
#12865 18 2018
#12866 followed by following
#12867 I’m I have been
#12868 Please can we Can we please
#12869 for most foremost
#12870 do are doing
#12871 nongovernmental non-governmental
#12872 diferent different
#12873 gives allows
#12874 8pm 8 : 00pm
#12875 grad graduate
#12876 twenty 20
#12877 ver very
#12878 Control the control
#12879 finnaly finally
#12880 drinks drink
#12881 time moment
#12882 no know what
#12883 another others
#12884 Stevens Steven's
#12885 o ready already
#12886 master mastered
#12887 since he He
#12888 thru out throughout
#12889 any none
#12890 Black a black
#12891 recognize recognizes
#12892 while but
#12893 wait am waiting
#12894 convience convenience
#12895 roles rules
#12896 convert converts
#12897 programe program
#12898 They have There are
#12899 But though
#12900 ofthe of the