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
#17201 ask request that
#17202 small minded small-minded
#17203 about the story of
#17204 have notice noticed
#17205 grain grains
#17206 the there was a
#17207 prevention preventive
#17208 foodborne food-borne
#17209 and I also
#17210 represented represents
#17211 is that are
#17212 your do you
#17213 consultation consultations
#17214 radiologic radiology
#17215 this This has
#17216 are is on
#17217 short staff short-staffed
#17218 ' how How
#17219 of the with
#17220 stain stained
#17221 progranda propaganda
#17222 signification significance
#17223 0 zero
#17224 and which is
#17225 80-s '80s
#17226 they is
#17227 PIIA P I I A
#17228 are going will
#17229 give cause
#17230 Picture The picture
#17231 something else to find a
#17232 Whom This May Concern whom it may concern
#17233 one’s your
#17234 e mail e-mail
#17235 Lahiya Lahia
#17236 motorcycle motorcycles
#17237 centralised centralized
#17238 and definitely Definitely
#17239 of a in
#17240 prisons prisoners
#17241 take do
#17242 that from which
#17243 shopper shoppers
#17244 But to To
#17245 it has I have
#17246 head board headboard
#17247 pest pests
#17248 spoken mentioned
#17249 Dropbox drop box
#17250 U are Are you
#17251 the parent their parents
#17252 negotiate negotiating
#17253 prisoned imprisoned
#17254 Salery salary
#17255 front fronts
#17256 any another
#17257 70’s '70s
#17258 sculpture sculptures
#17259 labour the labor
#17260 don’t enroll do not enrol
#17261 formed form
#17262 bare bear the
#17263 that about how
#17264 never haven't
#17265 thе the
#17266 will have has
#17267 walmart and did Walmart to do
#17268 do carry out
#17269 possibly potentially
#17270 make have made
#17271 self service self-service
#17272 2years 2 years
#17273 waking walking
#17274 before above
#17275 his/her his or her
#17276 2pm 2 : 00 pm
#17277 carry caring
#17278 em am
#17279 remains is
#17280 very good excellent
#17281 xcetera etc
#17282 one 'one
#17283 be make it
#17284 cells cells'
#17285 I have and
#17286 mornig morning
#17287 Let me I will
#17288 Created I created
#17289 couzin cousin
#17290 distressed distressing
#17291 first the 1st
#17292 breath breaths
#17293 60's 60s
#17294 has been having
#17295 juvenile juveniles
#17296 they are They were
#17297 find get
#17298 transports transport
#17299 ‘If If
#17300 as with the