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
#1401 interesting interested
#1402 understand understood
#1403 send sending
#1404 follow-up follow up
#1405 drivers driver's
#1406 live lived
#1407 presentation presentations
#1408 arrive arrived
#1409 realized realize
#1410 required require
#1411 read reading
#1412 assessment assessments
#1413 store stores
#1414 hard copy hardcopy
#1415 Wed Wednesday
#1416 my may
#1417 and at
#1418 no know
#1419 told said
#1420 what’s what
#1421 reduce reducing
#1422 1pm 1 pm
#1423 performances performance
#1424 gave given
#1425 that if
#1426 manage managing
#1427 work place workplace
#1428 12pm 12 pm
#1429 workers workers'
#1430 be been
#1431 talked spoke
#1432 discussed discuss
#1433 doesnt doesn't
#1434 impact impacts
#1435 view views
#1436 resources resource
#1437 seems seemed
#1438 apart part
#1439 taken taking
#1440 every each
#1441 because of due to
#1442 their her
#1443 procedure procedures
#1444 like likes
#1445 damage damaged
#1446 they it
#1447 behavior behaviors
#1448 called call
#1449 if is
#1450 equipments equipment
#1451 suggest suggests
#1452 might may
#1453 data base database
#1454 picture pictures
#1455 he he'd
#1456 24 24th
#1457 patients patient's
#1458 Therefor Therefore
#1459 improvement improvements
#1460 opened open
#1461 approach approaches
#1462 about that
#1463 continue continuing
#1464 where which
#1465 becuase because
#1466 from form
#1467 your yours
#1468 perform performed
#1469 did does
#1470 taking take
#1471 feel feeling
#1472 show showing
#1473 through throughout
#1474 from at
#1475 19 19th
#1476 from since
#1477 line lines
#1478 Gods God's
#1479 sons son's
#1480 back to back back-to-back
#1481 start-ups startups
#1482 eye eyes
#1483 on line online
#1484 Also Additionally
#1485 the some
#1486 article articles
#1487 the and
#1488 for by
#1489 girls girls'
#1490 he who
#1491 and who
#1492 We and we
#1493 affect affects
#1494 min minute
#1495 weakness weaknesses
#1496 great greater
#1497 deliver delivered
#1498 real really
#1499 can can't
#1500 make do

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