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
#15301 competitors competitor's
#15302 lingua 'lingua
#15303 its a it's
#15304 the other others
#15305 appropiate appropriate
#15306 month long month-long
#15307 owning owing
#15308 effecient efficient
#15309 hawe have
#15310 dialogues dialogue
#15311 you have you've had
#15312 Finance the finance
#15313 despite in spite
#15314 so lets So let's
#15315 marketing market
#15316 exceeded exceeds
#15317 apologizes apologies
#15318 hope ! Hope
#15319 surround surrounding
#15320 on 'on
#15321 notebook notebooks
#15322 benefitial beneficial
#15323 so also
#15324 charakter character
#15325 being a
#15326 today ! Today
#15327 who’s who has
#15328 team's teams
#15329 commit committing
#15330 i can not I cannot
#15331 emended amended
#15332 bodies body
#15333 Query dependent Query-dependent
#15334 to update updating
#15335 is increasing increases
#15336 Distric District
#15337 beside of besides
#15338 and never Never
#15339 smell smells
#15340 to contact in contacting
#15341 World wide World-wide
#15342 design designer
#15343 self sufficient self-sufficient
#15344 cut out cut-out
#15345 twenty five twenty-five
#15346 become becomes a
#15347 why : Why
#15348 commisions commissions
#15349 one two
#15350 to pay for paying
#15351 $ 4 $4
#15352 which and the
#15353 exam examine
#15354 ad-hoc ad hoc
#15355 Excited I'm excited
#15356 this that the
#15357 and thank ! Thank
#15358 therefore That way
#15359 brand new brand-new
#15360 fluency fluency
#15361 concluded concludes
#15362 broad board
#15363 to tell of telling
#15364 it's their
#15365 speakers speaker
#15366 so As such
#15367 of when
#15368 is was an
#15369 block chain blockchain
#15370 something sometimes
#15371 nation wide nationwide
#15372 common commonly
#15373 ''You You
#15374 journals journal
#15375 you've you're
#15376 strip strips
#15377 by per
#15378 George George's
#15379 MR M R
#15380 trademark trademarks
#15381 rather other
#15382 can whether
#15383 Rebbeca Rebecca
#15384 be used use
#15385 these both both of these
#15386 there is that
#15387 avoidant avoidance
#15388 parent teacher parent-teacher
#15389 the that this
#15390 twenty two twenty-two
#15391 to cut cutting
#15392 not haven't
#15393 if If you
#15394 down hill downhill
#15395 –As – As
#15396 expierence experience
#15397 Waiting Waiting'
#15398 woman women's
#15399 business business's
#15400 CD C D

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