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
#16301 Ik I know
#16302 One It's one
#16303 heal healed
#16304 In ( in
#16305 finding discovering
#16306 buy in buy-in
#16307 seems is
#16308 cross crosses
#16309 the and a
#16310 churned turned
#16311 rocks rock
#16312 scores score
#16313 so in order that
#16314 islands island
#16315 we are and
#16316 in becoming to become
#16317 different a difference
#16318 sponsor sponsoring
#16319 to come of coming
#16320 driving to drive
#16321 means meaning
#16322 16 $16
#16323 have give you
#16324 vented vetted
#16325 where they They
#16326 conversion conversions
#16327 Chek Check
#16328 an i and I
#16329 self regulate self-regulate
#16330 what in What is
#16331 Also they They also
#16332 meaning that means
#16333 revealed reveal
#16334 separetly separately
#16335 Doesn't It doesn't
#16336 questions questioning
#16337 everyday every day that
#16338 with who
#16339 alphabets alphabet
#16340 when at
#16341 did`nt didn't
#16342 taking getting
#16343 been holding held
#16344 suggestion suggest
#16345 But eventually Eventually
#16346 strive thrive
#16347 capacity building capacity-building
#16348 additonal additional
#16349 such which
#16350 wards words
#16351 was buster is Buster
#16352 with over
#16353 assistance assistants
#16354 furture future
#16355 Electricity The electricity
#16356 other under
#16357 hand wrist
#16358 over around
#16359 Also my My
#16360 well equipped well-equipped
#16361 co-ordinating coordinating
#16362 estates estate
#16363 unrightous unrighteous
#16364 is it's been
#16365 eyes eye's
#16366 Databases thru databases through
#16367 Going I am going
#16368 smartphone smartphones
#16369 Spain the Spanish
#16370 Secretary being a secretary
#16371 you don't you're not
#16372 experinece experience
#16373 in 2 with two
#16374 seemed not didn't seem
#16375 opportunites opportunities
#16376 con conference
#16377 was could be
#16378 Wednesday's Wednesdays
#16379 pourage porridge
#16380 Pii Pi
#16381 developper developer
#16382 all so Also
#16383 patients’ patients
#16384 pet friendly pet-friendly
#16385 hospitals hospital
#16386 pollute polluted
#16387 past due past-due
#16388 things issues
#16389 Matthew Matthew's
#16390 Ho Hi
#16391 descent decent
#16392 pair couple
#16393 optimise optimize
#16394 seeking sought
#16395 small minded small-minded
#16396 via by
#16397 I’m 'I’m
#16398 PV P V
#16399 appreaciate appreciate it
#16400 yancy’ Yancy