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
#16401 played playing
#16402 Vendor The vendor
#16403 Refer Referring
#16404 Distric District
#16405 did go went
#16406 resent re-sent
#16407 form from the
#16408 call called the
#16409 THY THY's
#16410 on not
#16411 preffer prefer
#16412 mid day midday
#16413 hostname hostnames
#16414 they've they
#16415 align alignment
#16416 accounts accounts'
#16417 students the student's
#16418 have hold
#16419 customer focused customer-focused
#16420 and have with
#16421 batter better
#16422 down out
#16423 depends dependent
#16424 scopes scope
#16425 TA's TAs
#16426 extremely very
#16427 Pajama Pajamas
#16428 have there are
#16429 house work housework
#16430 wiliness willingness
#16431 in are on
#16432 curse course
#16433 governmental government
#16434 guy guy's
#16435 genetically defined genetically-defined
#16436 apologizes apologies
#16437 wouls would
#16438 tendency tendencies
#16439 up and coming up-and-coming
#16440 analyzing analysis
#16441 firts first
#16442 decided determined
#16443 you will
#16444 over after
#16445 integrate integrating
#16446 service serviced
#16447 but and it
#16448 Feeling I'm feeling
#16449 2am 2 am
#16450 boards board
#16451 good going well
#16452 complete compete
#16453 them the students
#16454 rushed rushes
#16455 Here attached Attached
#16456 stroke struck
#16457 spends spent
#16458 at the during
#16459 an d and
#16460 doe does
#16461 graduated graduating
#16462 ( with
#16463 ee’s E Es
#16464 sit down sit-down
#16465 Age” Ages”
#16466 reactions reaction
#16467 cross selling cross-selling
#16468 ‘The mold The Mold
#16469 Thank you if If
#16470 exercise exercised
#16471 keeping keeps
#16472 Thursday's Thursdays
#16473 any many
#16474 have who has
#16475 freind friend
#16476 ``clump'' clump
#16477 operated operating
#16478 e-mailed emailed
#16479 shell shells
#16480 blonde blond
#16481 means is
#16482 I There
#16483 philosophy philosophies
#16484 bots bot
#16485 different other
#16486 Budget the budget
#16487 Not to Do not
#16488 e-mailing emailing
#16489 to create for creating
#16490 ex for example
#16491 to give in giving
#16492 always was was always
#16493 to check for checking
#16494 are in
#16495 finnaly finally
#16496 miss leading misleading
#16497 represented represents
#16498 consumptions consumption
#16499 supporting to support
#16500 tortured torture

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