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
#14401 oh or
#14402 knowing knew
#14403 guard house guardhouse
#14404 re baselined re-baselined
#14405 you'r you're
#14406 crate create
#14407 got received an
#14408 coorect correct
#14409 rotation rotations
#14410 technical the Technical
#14411 it out
#14412 a parent parents
#14413 ‘École École
#14414 accuracy an accurate
#14415 Or else Otherwise
#14416 pick pick-up
#14417 taking getting
#14418 everything for life all of life's
#14419 owe owed
#14420 care givers caregivers
#14421 in the on a
#14422 less least
#14423 then than the
#14424 synthesis synthesizing
#14425 real world real-world
#14426 proving proven
#14427 Going Moving
#14428 mont month
#14429 was could be
#14430 Has It has
#14431 polend Poland
#14432 extinguisher extinguishers
#14433 and has with
#14434 financing finance
#14435 big strong
#14436 every everything
#14437 is having the
#14438 could u would you
#14439 the when
#14440 licences licenses
#14441 on within
#14442 of off of
#14443 does was
#14444 we’d we would
#14445 alwaway always
#14446 …your Your
#14447 something else to find a
#14448 governments government
#14449 told taught
#14450 CV CVs
#14451 number one first on the list
#14452 f low flow
#14453 ship fairking by shipping them with Fair King
#14454 suposedly responsable supposedly responsible
#14455 jacket jackets
#14456 scan scanned
#14457 hari raya the Hari Raya
#14458 defitnelly definitely
#14459 active activity
#14460 Interesting Interestingly
#14461 Healthy A healthy
#14462 workign working
#14463 determine determined that
#14464 quota quote
#14465 dont does not
#14466 anorexic anorexia
#14467 8am 8 : 00 am
#14468 hitted hit
#14469 and I have with
#14470 will require requires
#14471 on after
#14472 discuss be discussed
#14473 documents documentation
#14474 to live living
#14475 operate operated
#14476 4 year 4-year
#14477 have there is
#14478 prior previously
#14479 meeting met
#14480 manager’s managers
#14481 it an
#14482 artists artist
#14483 proofread have
#14484 column columns
#14485 due to with
#14486 ” No ”No
#14487 rows row
#14488 him” him ”
#14489 choose make
#14490 Hej Hey
#14491 connect connecting
#14492 cuz cousin
#14493 clt’s client’s
#14494 for to help
#14495 utilised utilized
#14496 which since
#14497 developper developer
#14498 Platform The platform
#14499 I'm I will be
#14500 egg shells eggshells