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 states stated
#1502 device devices
#1503 causes cause
#1504 kids kids'
#1505 us we
#1506 lost loss
#1507 review reviewed
#1508 leave left
#1509 Sept September
#1510 scheduled schedule
#1511 want like
#1512 a lot very much
#1513 closed close
#1514 do to
#1515 Jun June
#1516 set up set-up
#1517 develop developing
#1518 persons person's
#1519 please pleased
#1520 get become
#1521 plan planned
#1522 where which
#1523 it is it's
#1524 peoples people
#1525 15 15th
#1526 compared in comparison
#1527 tow two
#1528 and when
#1529 adress address
#1530 As we We
#1531 posible possible
#1532 save saved
#1533 goes went
#1534 there the
#1535 Operation Operations
#1536 jobs job
#1537 will may
#1538 being beings
#1539 role roles
#1540 they who
#1541 Wish Wishing
#1542 something anything
#1543 try tries
#1544 went gone
#1545 join joined
#1546 his he
#1547 her their
#1548 ask asking
#1549 after afterwards
#1550 well-being wellbeing
#1551 going go
#1552 in to the
#1553 gave give
#1554 about to
#1555 reach reached
#1556 probelms problems
#1557 Your Yours
#1558 TUV TÜV
#1559 fast quickly
#1560 to have having
#1561 every thing everything
#1562 you to
#1563 so such
#1564 I you
#1565 how that
#1566 temperature temperatures
#1567 submit submitted
#1568 ned need
#1569 and it which
#1570 in as a
#1571 culture cultural
#1572 friend friend's
#1573 card cards
#1574 set-up set up
#1575 go come
#1576 such this
#1577 approve approved
#1578 Therefor Therefore
#1579 those that
#1580 background backgrounds
#1581 disability disabilities
#1582 Majority The majority
#1583 session sessions
#1584 should would
#1585 Really I really
#1586 will be am
#1587 and of
#1588 Beside Besides
#1589 double check double-check
#1590 s a
#1591 cultural culture
#1592 within with
#1593 third party third-party
#1594 mines mine
#1595 happened happen
#1596 connection connections
#1597 straight forward straightforward
#1598 circumstance circumstances
#1599 citizen citizens
#1600 fulfill fulfil