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
#15901 1930s 1930's
#15902 applicant applicants
#15903 lov love
#15904 file filing
#15905 delighted delightful
#15906 reports reporting
#15907 quantitate quantitative
#15908 Have a great Enjoy the
#15909 give have given
#15910 gave had
#15911 yourself myself
#15912 stated states that
#15913 jump start jump-start
#15914 can t can't
#15915 wanted asked
#15916 also the a
#15917 last yesterday
#15918 this that this is
#15919 America the United States
#15920 Study A study
#15921 the woman women
#15922 including This includes
#15923 who the
#15924 be provide
#15925 Imposible Impossible
#15926 in are on
#15927 a ! A
#15928 12th twelfth
#15929 jon job
#15930 plane flight
#15931 methodology methodologies
#15932 followup follow-up
#15933 seeking search
#15934 roof roofing
#15935 any none
#15936 earn earning
#15937 try attempt
#15938 ac a/c
#15939 knew have known
#15940 FREE” FREE
#15941 workes works
#15942 joined join
#15943 best in class best-in-class
#15944 observer observe
#15945 Samar Samer
#15946 Then Now
#15947 through- thickness through-thickness
#15948 Appreciate I'd appreciate
#15949 broachers brochures
#15950 a shore ashore
#15951 she you
#15952 enought enough
#15953 departement department
#15954 that from which
#15955 child hood childhood
#15956 rescued rescue
#15957 ensuring to ensure
#15958 threes trees
#15959 complain complaining
#15960 summary summaries
#15961 paystubs pay stubs
#15962 earning earn
#15963 nine year old nine-year-old
#15964 Full A full
#15965 multi multiple
#15966 them than
#15967 pro’s pros
#15968 looking and I look
#15969 graph graphs
#15970 road works roadworks
#15971 for which that
#15972 far as for
#15973 award winning award-winning
#15974 broadcast broadcasts
#15975 at the during
#15976 whom that
#15977 Muslims Muslim
#15978 when though
#15979 In in a
#15980 on” on
#15981 multiple many
#15982 silent silence
#15983 trigger triggers
#15984 within of
#15985 $ 0 $0
#15986 is wass
#15987 don’t don't
#15988 honoured honored
#15989 scored score
#15990 Because in In
#15991 transform transformation
#15992 but is
#15993 it this is
#15994 periods period
#15995 buildings building
#15996 l'm I'm
#15997 Thirdly Finally
#15998 baths bath
#15999 just have
#16000 seeking sought

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