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 damage damaged
#1202 fulfil fulfill
#1203 sale sell
#1204 30pm 30 p m
#1205 of in the
#1206 enter entered
#1207 to for the
#1208 was have been
#1209 a my
#1210 mins minutes
#1211 text texts
#1212 too as well
#1213 feed back feedback
#1214 wich which
#1215 so as
#1216 Sorry Apologies
#1217 As the The
#1218 at during
#1219 possible possibly
#1220 I m I'm
#1221 American Americans
#1222 seems seemed
#1223 have has a
#1224 video videos
#1225 very extremely
#1226 plays play
#1227 masters master's
#1228 finished finish
#1229 when while
#1230 benefit benefits
#1231 doctors doctor's
#1232 confirm confirmed
#1233 except accept
#1234 as that
#1235 seem seemed
#1236 by for
#1237 companies company's
#1238 it’s it
#1239 be been
#1240 i I am
#1241 talk talking
#1242 miss missed
#1243 yo you
#1244 Beside Besides
#1245 their his
#1246 done completed
#1247 charge charged
#1248 ( [
#1249 promise promised
#1250 programmes programs
#1251 started start
#1252 agreed agree
#1253 list lists
#1254 00AM 00 AM
#1255 say says
#1256 amount amounts
#1257 requires require
#1258 thought taught
#1259 African American African-American
#1260 real really
#1261 equipments equipment
#1262 has as
#1263 well known well-known
#1264 and who
#1265 weeks week's
#1266 updated update
#1267 their her
#1268 tried try
#1269 his his/her
#1270 wanted wants
#1271 The and the
#1272 to towards
#1273 would do
#1274 bring brings
#1275 us we
#1276 create creating
#1277 clean cleaned
#1278 project project's
#1279 it's it was
#1280 person person's
#1281 effort efforts
#1282 that in which
#1283 minutes minute
#1284 s a
#1285 expenditure expenditures
#1286 relation relationship
#1287 did had
#1288 kinda kind of
#1289 taking taken
#1290 mother mother's
#1291 to can
#1292 through in
#1293 actions action
#1294 education educational
#1295 arrive arrived
#1296 moment moments
#1297 keep kept
#1298 her their
#1299 that of
#1300 I'll I'd