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
#14201 freelance freelancer
#14202 face facing
#14203 We Do we
#14204 it was
#14205 independant independently
#14206 don’t enroll do not enrol
#14207 denture dentures
#14208 find discover
#14209 based on for
#14210 they're are
#14211 sakes sake
#14212 option opinion
#14213 to change changing
#14214 experinece experience
#14215 what ifs what-ifs of
#14216 use user
#14217 is wanting wants
#14218 research researchers
#14219 you use
#14220 Phone By phone
#14221 crowdfunding crowd-funding
#14222 The It was the
#14223 string stating
#14224 on-site onsite
#14225 theorist theorists
#14226 engineers engineers'
#14227 4 % 4%
#14228 fright freight
#14229 Survey The survey
#14230 ministers ministers'
#14231 # 6 #6
#14232 911 9/11
#14233 scholl school
#14234 re-org reorganization
#14235 guide dogs guide-dogs
#14236 occurred occurrences
#14237 postpone postponed
#14238 chose chooses
#14239 we that we've
#14240 bared barred
#14241 possibly maybe
#14242 depended dependent
#14243 diligent diligence
#14244 payslips pay slips
#14245 99 99SM's
#14246 GM GM's
#14247 stayed stated
#14248 pleasze please
#14249 Annual The annual
#14250 stats states
#14251 They Do they
#14252 sunk sank
#14253 had if
#14254 tomorrow's tomorrow
#14255 church church's
#14256 praying pray
#14257 enable implement
#14258 concers concerns
#14259 olympics the Olympics
#14260 Account The account
#14261 & and is
#14262 poets poet's
#14263 rectified rectify
#14264 Loop that loop He
#14265 sound's sounds
#14266 Feeling I am feeling
#14267 Fridays Friday
#14268 more another
#14269 editor’s responsibilities editor
#14270 were we are
#14271 give 'give
#14272 shade shed
#14273 and it had where the weather was
#14274 dis-advantage disadvantage
#14275 block blocked
#14276 colonies colonists
#14277 her that she
#14278 yestetday yesterday
#14279 habitats shelters
#14280 Send Please send
#14281 uncle uncles
#14282 and so he
#14283 don' don't
#14284 helllo Hello
#14285 tier tiers
#14286 assess assesses
#14287 long great deal of
#14288 smoke smokes
#14289 US the United States
#14290 As I
#14291 Please Could you please
#14292 offering offered
#14293 into the to
#14294 front –end front-end
#14295 violence violent
#14296 on no
#14297 disclosure disclosures
#14298 addiction addictions
#14299 found fund
#14300 guard guards