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
#14601 and then before
#14602 condition the conditions
#14603 Lahiya Lahia
#14604 are a is
#14605 know are aware of
#14606 was we were
#14607 old elderly
#14608 short staff short-staffed
#14609 you will
#14610 at the during
#14611 Although Despite
#14612 in regards with respect
#14613 proofread have
#14614 upon and me After
#14615 are living live
#14616 their that they're
#14617 didn’t could’t
#14618 refered referred
#14619 correlation correlations
#14620 finishes finished
#14621 scholar scholarly
#14622 setting-up setting up
#14623 atmospheres atmosphere
#14624 Lincoln Lincoln's
#14625 He Here
#14626 fueled fuelled
#14627 work function
#14628 blackmail black male
#14629 where on which
#14630 to understand in understanding
#14631 replacement replacements
#14632 say saw
#14633 7 the 7th
#14634 Perhpas Perhaps
#14635 pointing pointed
#14636 so… so
#14637 you the other person
#14638 you're you
#14639 serves served
#14640 eye opener eye-opener
#14641 for studying to study
#14642 elearning e-learning
#14643 acquire acquired
#14644 accepted accepting
#14645 pick picks
#14646 Hermingway Hemingway
#14647 them theirs
#14648 are taking take
#14649 know knew that
#14650 nonadherence non-adherence
#14651 to me the
#14652 ministers ministers'
#14653 better well
#14654 glucans glucans'
#14655 treaherous terain treacherous terrain
#14656 do for
#14657 Going I am going
#14658 open mind open-minded
#14659 to install of installing
#14660 learned taught
#14661 showing to show
#14662 didt didn't
#14663 therefore so that
#14664 blow below
#14665 see check out
#14666 Date Date/Time
#14667 5years five years
#14668 proposition propositions
#14669 convert converted
#14670 carry forward carry-forward
#14671 tuch touch
#14672 Human Billboard” 'Human Billboard'
#14673 scrub scrubbed
#14674 disagree disagreed
#14675 psychologists psychologist
#14676 London based London-based
#14677 jumped jumps
#14678 payslips pay slips
#14679 student's students'
#14680 the patient patients
#14681 envolved involved
#14682 p a
#14683 what is What's
#14684 it has I have
#14685 Refer Please refer
#14686 had if
#14687 as for a
#14688 insure ensure that
#14689 jobseekers job seekers
#14690 instructing instructions
#14691 meaning that means
#14692 if I'd
#14693 he that He
#14694 me the
#14695 Project The project is
#14696 than the
#14697 the american American
#14698 ot it
#14699 Moring morning
#14700 a child children