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
#1501 offer offered
#1502 department departments
#1503 so such a
#1504 among amongst
#1505 kids children
#1506 up out
#1507 do to
#1508 in an
#1509 expenditure expenditures
#1510 they it
#1511 fell feel
#1512 changed change
#1513 live lived
#1514 I a
#1515 in as
#1516 put puts
#1517 So the The
#1518 reach reached
#1519 illness illnesses
#1520 unit units
#1521 women women's
#1522 a and a
#1523 improve improved
#1524 and They
#1525 there’s there are
#1526 you're you are
#1527 a I
#1528 have do
#1529 so called so-called
#1530 bachelor bachelor's
#1531 set up set-up
#1532 something anything
#1533 in over
#1534 hrs hours
#1535 a as
#1536 being beings
#1537 to have having
#1538 install installed
#1539 worked work
#1540 mechanism mechanisms
#1541 that if
#1542 is would
#1543 31 31st
#1544 until by
#1545 11 11th
#1546 Will We will
#1547 Ps P S
#1548 a to
#1549 Am I am
#1550 going go
#1551 feel feeling
#1552 see sees
#1553 that will to
#1554 are will
#1555 submit submitted
#1556 eg e g
#1557 culture cultures
#1558 your our
#1559 and at
#1560 systems system
#1561 Therefor Therefore
#1562 choice choices
#1563 collage college
#1564 cell phone cellphone
#1565 about with
#1566 since because
#1567 her here
#1568 Wanted I wanted
#1569 scheduled schedule
#1570 evidences evidence
#1571 develop developing
#1572 send sends
#1573 two 2
#1574 to that we
#1575 you've you
#1576 have been are
#1577 every thing everything
#1578 she who
#1579 role roles
#1580 dollar dollars
#1581 approach approached
#1582 bought brought
#1583 received/ deemed received/deemed
#1584 receive receiving
#1585 i e that is
#1586 is :
#1587 hours hour
#1588 it if
#1589 means mean
#1590 sample samples
#1591 game games
#1592 pattern patterns
#1593 Looking I'm looking
#1594 was would be
#1595 peoples people's
#1596 Also I I also
#1597 closed close
#1598 be are
#1599 dinning dining
#1600 towards to