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 persons person's
#1402 Not I'm not
#1403 date dates
#1404 high quality high-quality
#1405 is going to will
#1406 a I
#1407 whit with
#1408 states stated
#1409 mines mine
#1410 TUV TÜV
#1411 companies company's
#1412 keep keeping
#1413 letting let
#1414 actions action
#1415 for the
#1416 payed paid
#1417 the them
#1418 and of
#1419 Will We will
#1420 is would
#1421 depends depending
#1422 not able unable
#1423 gave give
#1424 restaurant restaurants
#1425 there the
#1426 mins minutes
#1427 suggest suggests
#1428 hold holds
#1429 Thanking Thank
#1430 me you
#1431 which where
#1432 i cant I can't
#1433 play plays
#1434 lives live
#1435 wasnt wasn't
#1436 set up set-up
#1437 bring brings
#1438 a lot very much
#1439 attend attended
#1440 temperature temperatures
#1441 contain contains
#1442 post posts
#1443 lost loss
#1444 is of
#1445 was would be
#1446 isnt isn't
#1447 culture cultural
#1448 round around
#1449 in to the
#1450 taken taking
#1451 a this
#1452 by at
#1453 fishes fish
#1454 like that
#1455 as to
#1456 you're you are
#1457 a and a
#1458 moms mom's
#1459 bad badly
#1460 have get
#1461 didn't don't
#1462 sound sounds
#1463 they who
#1464 set-up set up
#1465 straight forward straightforward
#1466 in the at
#1467 You Do you
#1468 so that
#1469 leaves leave
#1470 depend depends
#1471 every thing everything
#1472 device devices
#1473 favourite favorite
#1474 sample samples
#1475 thought taught
#1476 insure ensure
#1477 writting writing
#1478 goes went
#1479 mother mother's
#1480 The and the
#1481 as for
#1482 his he
#1483 remain remains
#1484 try tries
#1485 quote quotes
#1486 is am
#1487 organization organizational
#1488 Further Furthermore
#1489 don’t didn’t
#1490 understood understand
#1491 us we
#1492 Sept September
#1493 1000 1 000
#1494 except accept
#1495 during in
#1496 jobs job
#1497 Kindly Please
#1498 manager managers
#1499 description descriptions
#1500 his his/her