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
#12901 to that he
#12902 89% 89 percent
#12903 an advantage advantages
#12904 resend re-send
#12905 for getting to get
#12906 wanted want to
#12907 consultant consultant's
#12908 an i and I
#12909 1900's 1900s
#12910 aren’t are not
#12911 as to on
#12912 management manage
#12913 that as though
#12914 Franch French
#12915 o a
#12916 specialize specializes
#12917 sister's sisters
#12918 compete competing
#12919 reflexion reflection
#12920 players player
#12921 at on a
#12922 approve approves
#12923 Also my My
#12924 choose chose the
#12925 inspite in spite
#12926 president elect president-elect
#12927 : with
#12928 the procurement Procurement
#12929 routines routine
#12930 jeffy Jeffrey
#12931 exhibit exhibited
#12932 Then it It
#12933 gets has
#12934 doesn’t do not
#12935 well ok Well okay
#12936 questionaire questionnaire
#12937 Jonas Jonas's
#12938 howcome how come
#12939 please ! Please
#12940 holyday holiday
#12941 Saffron the saffron
#12942 providing to provide
#12943 wintery wintry
#12944 polyurethane polystyrene
#12945 as a to
#12946 • Dean’s •Dean’s
#12947 nine year old nine-year-old
#12948 to during
#12949 you've have you
#12950 also I
#12951 ex for example
#12952 Doesn't It doesn't
#12953 checking to check
#12954 studying studies
#12955 grown grow
#12956 labour the labor
#12957 prospects prospect
#12958 experiances experiences
#12959 SNC -L SNC-L
#12960 latley lately
#12961 in your into
#12962 Helloo Hello
#12963 token taken
#12964 competitors competitor's
#12965 as how As
#12966 to :
#12967 to receive receiving
#12968 corn bread cornbread
#12969 organizations organisations
#12970 together combined
#12971 is showing shows
#12972 Author The author
#12973 decline declined
#12974 Wall The wall
#12975 to seek seeking
#12976 Also it It also
#12977 managed manages
#12978 30 minute 30-minute
#12979 00p 00 p
#12980 kidney kidneys
#12981 haven't got don't have
#12982 removing remove
#12983 to conduct conducting
#12984 through at
#12985 i realize I realized
#12986 make helps
#12987 of with a
#12988 choice chose
#12989 how it
#12990 a wood the woods
#12991 re-org reorganization
#12992 response responded
#12993 Mias Mia's
#12994 to today to
#12995 Reynold’s Reynolds'
#12996 residence residences
#12997 cheque cheques
#12998 parts areas
#12999 speaking speak
#13000 is coming comes