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
#18401 thrown threw
#18402 miss leading misleading
#18403 prize price
#18404 As well we We
#18405 pod old
#18406 sorce source
#18407 it have It has
#18408 refuse re-fuse
#18409 last previous
#18410 declines decline
#18411 Greeneary greenery
#18412 jump jumps
#18413 hostess hostesses
#18414 iPad iPads
#18415 Agree I agree
#18416 carpet carpets
#18417 50$ $50
#18418 interdependences interdependencies
#18419 anothe another
#18420 between for
#18421 Harris Harris's
#18422 to I'll
#18423 whomever whoever
#18424 Whether Is
#18425 in up on
#18426 600 six hundred
#18427 shopper shoppers
#18428 Bluray Blu-ray
#18429 nessary necessary
#18430 mr saml surges Mr Sam'l Surges
#18431 south east south-east
#18432 e-mailing emailing
#18433 ( it It
#18434 tenant tenant's
#18435 There are The
#18436 i Hope I hope that
#18437 co parenting co-parenting
#18438 would call called
#18439 shapes shaped
#18440 about able
#18441 thing thinking
#18442 latley lately
#18443 woild would
#18444 satisfied satisfying
#18445 are the is a
#18446 a lot lots
#18447 proposition propositions
#18448 sended sent
#18449 thats and that's
#18450 is appeared appears
#18451 …your Your
#18452 as —as
#18453 my and
#18454 aid aide
#18455 ale are
#18456 physiotherapist physiotherapists
#18457 Avg average
#18458 A some Some
#18459 N word N-word
#18460 there responsibility their responsibilities
#18461 Arthur author
#18462 revert switch
#18463 Shall I shall
#18464 onboard on-board
#18465 will be have been
#18466 attempt attempting
#18467 early exposed early-exposed
#18468 will add adds
#18469 people population
#18470 being given
#18471 heard herd
#18472 bachelor’s bachelors
#18473 1year 1 year
#18474 graduated graduating
#18475 Hello my My
#18476 points pointers
#18477 Diligent A diligent
#18478 drown drowned
#18479 naturally natural
#18480 reminding remaining
#18481 remains retains
#18482 thin think
#18483 Hear Hope to hear
#18484 right alright
#18485 re-write rewrite
#18486 weight-losing weight loss
#18487 met made
#18488 not adequate inadequate
#18489 Did and did
#18490 play day
#18491 proofread have
#18492 true correct
#18493 quaility quality
#18494 The social Social
#18495 version vision
#18496 cost price
#18497 tactic tactics
#18498 time timing
#18499 49 $49
#18500 but how How