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
#17001 self- motivated self-motivated
#17002 9000 9 000
#17003 guidance guide
#17004 knowing knew
#17005 mid December mid-December
#17006 luxury luxurious
#17007 Diligent A diligent
#17008 i it I
#17009 Could It could
#17010 calendar calendars
#17011 intact in tact
#17012 next day next-day
#17013 head hunt headhunt
#17014 picked chosen
#17015 economy economics
#17016 well head wellhead
#17017 it that we
#17018 overcome overcoming
#17019 defitnelly definitely
#17020 Clause Claus
#17021 oft of
#17022 cut over cut-over
#17023 is was an
#17024 115lbs 115 lbs
#17025 Yew/ Benjamin Yew/Benjamin
#17026 round trip roundtrip
#17027 noncompact non-compact
#17028 about it this
#17029 student students'
#17030 andreceiving and receiving
#17031 words… words
#17032 disturb disturbing
#17033 never haven't
#17034 miss leading misleading
#17035 offense offenses
#17036 10 10's
#17037 discipline disciplinary action
#17038 get back return
#17039 As it This
#17040 workforce work force
#17041 from at the
#17042 Three The three
#17043 shot shots
#17044 week8 week
#17045 secure security
#17046 a person someone
#17047 when When do
#17048 editor’s responsibilities editor
#17049 farmer farmers
#17050 heard herd
#17051 relocated relocate
#17052 in work working
#17053 dis-advantage disadvantage
#17054 manage management
#17055 35$ $35
#17056 If Does
#17057 differed different
#17058 Teresa Teresa's
#17059 together combined
#17060 is being was
#17061 been become
#17062 Wednesday's Wednesdays
#17063 me an
#17064 I'v I've
#17065 the word words
#17066 renew renewal
#17067 outline framework
#17068 peace peaceful
#17069 surly surely
#17070 guid guide
#17071 changes chances
#17072 can also could
#17073 e-mailed emailed
#17074 Awsome Job awesome job
#17075 reads read
#17076 misunderstandings misunderstanding
#17077 any other another
#17078 above-mentioned abovementioned
#17079 because my My
#17080 color name caller named
#17081 how's how does
#17082 cognizance knowledge
#17083 we are is
#17084 reducing reduce
#17085 dont wanna don't want to
#17086 catch catch-up
#17087 duties duty
#17088 cite site
#17089 can not can't
#17090 if : is
#17091 Buddhist Buddhists
#17092 90-s nineties
#17093 but also as well as
#17094 sink synch
#17095 need needing
#17096 gone go
#17097 Iwas I was
#17098 give you provide
#17099 wide Width
#17100 no go no-go