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
#1201 moms mom's
#1202 users users'
#1203 date dates
#1204 invite invitation
#1205 than from
#1206 here hear
#1207 informations information
#1208 deliver delivered
#1209 don't do not
#1210 reach reached
#1211 damage damaged
#1212 15 fifteen
#1213 which where
#1214 session sessions
#1215 are was
#1216 design designed
#1217 comparing compared
#1218 Further Furthermore
#1219 incase in case
#1220 think thought
#1221 recommendation recommendations
#1222 organization organizational
#1223 think thinks
#1224 kids kids'
#1225 thought taught
#1226 confirm confirmed
#1227 meeting meet
#1228 You Do you
#1229 form forms
#1230 being is
#1231 to can
#1232 loves love
#1233 which It
#1234 was have been
#1235 list lists
#1236 foods food
#1237 heart hearts
#1238 theres there's
#1239 he he's
#1240 what's what
#1241 Thankyou Thank you
#1242 hear heard
#1243 by for
#1244 real really
#1245 like that
#1246 tried try
#1247 sport sports
#1248 wold would
#1249 lots a lot
#1250 try trying
#1251 of in the
#1252 s a
#1253 video videos
#1254 keep kept
#1255 women women's
#1256 would do
#1257 so as
#1258 Miss Ms
#1259 did made
#1260 being to be
#1261 which what
#1262 possible possibly
#1263 done completed
#1264 while whilst
#1265 student’s students'
#1266 is being
#1267 shows showed
#1268 double check double-check
#1269 a this
#1270 asks asked
#1271 tool tools
#1272 plays play
#1273 visit visits
#1274 add added
#1275 opened open
#1276 forwards forward
#1277 home homes
#1278 sale sell
#1279 them their
#1280 department departments
#1281 a I
#1282 have has a
#1283 from since
#1284 mistake mistakes
#1285 have be
#1286 you'll you
#1287 say says
#1288 your our
#1289 sound sounds
#1290 scientist scientists
#1291 I 'I
#1292 because that
#1293 @ at
#1294 unit units
#1295 factor factors
#1296 it she
#1297 have am
#1298 fb Facebook
#1299 the in
#1300 colour color