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
#13101 increased increasing
#13102 oversee oversaw
#13103 cashiers cashier's
#13104 laundry mat laundromat
#13105 business related business-related
#13106 25 % 25%
#13107 I 1
#13108 le let
#13109 there was There were
#13110 prize price
#13111 I could to
#13112 capitals capital
#13113 am having have
#13114 om on
#13115 You so you
#13116 belive believe that
#13117 carful careful
#13118 6 months 6-month
#13119 percents percent
#13120 I She
#13121 needs will need
#13122 all ways always
#13123 check review
#13124 ore more
#13125 10 pm 10pm
#13126 executing execute
#13127 condom condoms
#13128 tried attempted
#13129 Any questions please Please
#13130 plays playing
#13131 shade shed
#13132 be becoming
#13133 clean up cleanup
#13134 reccomend recommend
#13135 layer lawyer
#13136 Rogers Rogers'
#13137 remained remaining
#13138 for your
#13139 have require
#13140 sent sending
#13141 other different
#13142 Note Please note
#13143 dogs dog
#13144 10 year old 10-year-old
#13145 consistent consistently
#13146 will leave leaves
#13147 went has gone
#13148 beverage beverages
#13149 one’s ones
#13150 resume resumé
#13151 hand-on hands-on
#13152 compete complete
#13153 didn’t did
#13154 finilize finalize
#13155 Hell Hello
#13156 baby sit babysit
#13157 introduced introduce
#13158 generally general
#13159 Ir It
#13160 pre applied pre-applied
#13161 Supporting Supported
#13162 man male
#13163 couple of few
#13164 or or for
#13165 of which that
#13166 library libraries
#13167 tray try
#13168 beauty beautiful
#13169 thur through
#13170 skils skills
#13171 all nighters all-nighters
#13172 serviced service
#13173 your yourself
#13174 50’s 50s
#13175 combine combining
#13176 becomes will become
#13177 – he He
#13178 cookie cutter cookie-cutter
#13179 train trains
#13180 quite very
#13181 high volume high-volume
#13182 the organization organizations
#13183 issue problem
#13184 upon to
#13185 ballon balloon
#13186 government governmental
#13187 speci cation specification
#13188 41 forty-one
#13189 isn’t is
#13190 pick picking
#13191 co-ordinate coordinate
#13192 is keep keeps
#13193 download downloading
#13194 lieing lying
#13195 given that since
#13196 gelatine gelatin
#13197 stair stairs
#13198 according to based on
#13199 letter email
#13200 in within a

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