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
#1301 who which
#1302 incase in case
#1303 their her
#1304 would do
#1305 @ at
#1306 wish hope
#1307 not able unable
#1308 Will We will
#1309 bad badly
#1310 stage stages
#1311 dream dreams
#1312 in through
#1313 shall I I should
#1314 to can
#1315 they it
#1316 the in
#1317 comparing compared
#1318 if it
#1319 taking taken
#1320 hands on hands-on
#1321 except accept
#1322 on over
#1323 thing think
#1324 In this This
#1325 any an
#1326 tommorow tomorrow
#1327 or for
#1328 doing do
#1329 address addresses
#1330 Per As per
#1331 gets got
#1332 to we
#1333 patient patient's
#1334 contents content
#1335 form forms
#1336 you me
#1337 hold holds
#1338 mechanism mechanisms
#1339 when while
#1340 payed paid
#1341 like that
#1342 suggest suggests
#1343 in over
#1344 actions action
#1345 video videos
#1346 organization organizational
#1347 seems seemed
#1348 I'll I will
#1349 myself I
#1350 lives live
#1351 among amongst
#1352 said says
#1353 computer computers
#1354 so called so-called
#1355 masters master's
#1356 heart hearts
#1357 how that
#1358 favourite favorite
#1359 they are it is
#1360 of between
#1361 a lot of many
#1362 laying lying
#1363 conditions condition
#1364 him it
#1365 you ! You
#1366 min minutes
#1367 bachelor bachelor's
#1368 play played
#1369 relation relationship
#1370 customer customer's
#1371 find finding
#1372 country countries
#1373 dollar dollars
#1374 updated update
#1375 friends friend's
#1376 effort efforts
#1377 while whilst
#1378 make do
#1379 as for
#1380 So the The
#1381 since because
#1382 it if
#1383 is going to will
#1384 colour color
#1385 is the
#1386 restaurant restaurants
#1387 important importantly
#1388 for the
#1389 power point PowerPoint
#1390 he's his
#1391 sample samples
#1392 comment comments
#1393 we've we
#1394 develop developing
#1395 through by
#1396 his he is
#1397 manager managers
#1398 response respond
#1399 Sept September
#1400 thought though