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 Sep September
#1602 going go
#1603 non-profit nonprofit
#1604 they that
#1605 So the The
#1606 that for which
#1607 feel feeling
#1608 any one anyone
#1609 every each
#1610 will may
#1611 12 12th
#1612 said says
#1613 there’s there are
#1614 until by
#1615 approach approached
#1616 text texted
#1617 doesnt doesn't
#1618 taken taking
#1619 set up setup
#1620 restaurant restaurants
#1621 background backgrounds
#1622 share sharing
#1623 hours hour
#1624 set up set-up
#1625 programmes programs
#1626 self esteem self-esteem
#1627 started starts
#1628 behavior behaviour
#1629 and They
#1630 go get
#1631 support supports
#1632 play played
#1633 would can
#1634 is of
#1635 eg e g
#1636 effects affects
#1637 I you
#1638 in of the
#1639 study studying
#1640 and what What
#1641 peoples people's
#1642 youre you're
#1643 we I
#1644 illness illnesses
#1645 Your Yours
#1646 worked work
#1647 was did
#1648 means mean
#1649 one one's
#1650 by at
#1651 plan planned
#1652 takes took
#1653 if on whether
#1654 you ! You
#1655 is can be
#1656 her here
#1657 fee fees
#1658 culture cultures
#1659 data base database
#1660 leaves leave
#1661 customers customers'
#1662 breath breathe
#1663 you're you are
#1664 and after After
#1665 have been are
#1666 it if
#1667 kids children
#1668 understand understood
#1669 it the
#1670 practice practices
#1671 4th fourth
#1672 he's his
#1673 easy easily
#1674 strength strengths
#1675 Am I am
#1676 improve improved
#1677 Main The main
#1678 at a
#1679 statement statements
#1680 and of
#1681 Per As per
#1682 and for
#1683 practise practice
#1684 is :
#1685 prepare prepared
#1686 over all overall
#1687 that a
#1688 save saved
#1689 wether whether
#1690 of regarding
#1691 bought brought
#1692 then them
#1693 Therefor Therefore
#1694 Will We will
#1695 value values
#1696 on site onsite
#1697 the for
#1698 would should
#1699 Thx Thanks
#1700 any anything