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
#1601 others other's
#1602 find finding
#1603 him him/her
#1604 did made
#1605 able unable
#1606 complains complaints
#1607 on over
#1608 makeup make-up
#1609 finding findings
#1610 ie i e
#1611 in it
#1612 needs needed
#1613 support supported
#1614 improvements improvement
#1615 Any way Anyway
#1616 i I have
#1617 knew know
#1618 heart hearts
#1619 values value
#1620 The For the
#1621 every ever
#1622 know ask
#1623 a their
#1624 home homes
#1625 in when
#1626 another word other words
#1627 since from
#1628 understood understand
#1629 Spoke I spoke
#1630 In this This
#1631 paper papers
#1632 in regards to regarding
#1633 weekend weekends
#1634 computer computers
#1635 should would
#1636 9am 9 am
#1637 short term short-term
#1638 market markets
#1639 fro for
#1640 miss missed
#1641 do to
#1642 decided decide
#1643 by via
#1644 in a
#1645 have were
#1646 think thing
#1647 before previously
#1648 think thinking
#1649 pg p
#1650 create created
#1651 probelms problems
#1652 she he
#1653 sounds sound
#1654 colour color
#1655 employees employee
#1656 learnt learned
#1657 problems problem
#1658 shave shaved
#1659 to until
#1660 3 3rd
#1661 sing sign
#1662 will it would
#1663 options option
#1664 and after After
#1665 at on the
#1666 Thx Thanks
#1667 serious seriously
#1668 keep keeping
#1669 life style lifestyle
#1670 and They
#1671 contents content
#1672 therefore so
#1673 change changing
#1674 attend attended
#1675 there's there are
#1676 being been
#1677 loves love
#1678 spoke spoken
#1679 follower followers
#1680 develop developing
#1681 revenues revenue
#1682 atleast at least
#1683 pay paying
#1684 and a A
#1685 raise raised
#1686 think thinks
#1687 live lives
#1688 tried try
#1689 to that you
#1690 So if If
#1691 shows showed
#1692 get obtain
#1693 any an
#1694 you us
#1695 become becoming
#1696 come coming
#1697 witch which
#1698 wit with
#1699 at by
#1700 age ages

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