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
#17301 Wasn’t It wasn’t
#17302 joined join
#17303 make may
#17304 come went
#17305 after After the
#17306 when you to
#17307 forth coming forthcoming
#17308 helpfull helpful
#17309 to will you
#17310 her your
#17311 See Please see
#17312 including and
#17313 enthusiasm enthusiastic
#17314 beings being
#17315 motivated motivate
#17316 Holmes Holmes'
#17317 reevaluating re-evaluating
#17318 of like
#17319 figures figure
#17320 lenses lens
#17321 trains train
#17322 17 th 17th
#17323 combine combining
#17324 Direct TV DirecTV
#17325 technologie technology
#17326 convince persuade
#17327 constitute constitutes
#17328 here I have
#17329 manage management
#17330 to be and
#17331 19th century 19th-century
#17332 ! A a
#17333 although Although the
#17334 counselors counsellors
#17335 old of age
#17336 BC B C
#17337 lightsaber light-saber
#17338 3 pm 3pm
#17339 will allow allows
#17340 possess have
#17341 translate translation
#17342 short- term short-term
#17343 say see
#17344 about it this
#17345 Srry Sorry
#17346 the and a
#17347 Handing Handling
#17348 tones tons
#17349 not hasn't
#17350 economics economic
#17351 lied lie
#17352 again a a
#17353 note not
#17354 on which that
#17355 promoting promotion
#17356 as a as
#17357 isolated isolate
#17358 can’t couldn't
#17359 credits of credit for
#17360 efforts an effort
#17361 15am 15 am
#17362 who is and I am
#17363 coming comes
#17364 take obtain
#17365 proffesor Professor
#17366 was we
#17367 consumer directed consumer-directed
#17368 Rivers Rivers'
#17369 are includes
#17370 within on
#17371 ignore ignores
#17372 about the on
#17373 but be
#17374 Females Female's
#17375 peek peak
#17376 the victim victims
#17377 higher taller
#17378 visited visits
#17379 threw out throughout
#17380 will update updates
#17381 2000’s 2000s
#17382 mentioned aforementioned
#17383 service serve
#17384 saw noticed
#17385 newspapers newspaper
#17386 your you are the
#17387 enroll enrolled
#17388 regards regard to
#17389 one of a
#17390 designer's designers
#17391 didn't wasn't
#17392 recommendations recommendation
#17393 integrate integrates
#17394 to present presenting
#17395 lessens lessons
#17396 dad dad's hair
#17397 Bluray Blu-ray
#17398 to build in building
#17399 being I am
#17400 see receive