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
#18901 required requirements
#18902 distances distance
#18903 therefore thereby
#18904 Philippine the Philippines
#18905 everytime i remember every time I recall
#18906 Will He will
#18907 who has with
#18908 knowledge knowledge'
#18909 travelers traveler's
#18910 at upon
#18911 over after
#18912 people life people's lives
#18913 So by By
#18914 is a was the
#18915 BMW BMW's
#18916 100's hundreds
#18917 Not : not
#18918 Michaels Michael's
#18919 verry very
#18920 France French
#18921 response responded
#18922 wundered wondered
#18923 The It's the
#18924 selling sell
#18925 since for the past
#18926 earlier before
#18927 illustrated illustrates
#18928 Max Duboff
#18929 the April
#18930 people' people's
#18931 C C's
#18932 learn have learnt
#18933 We'v We've
#18934 picked picks
#18935 all ! All
#18936 video based video-based
#18937 recomended recommend
#18938 Johns John
#18939 SMEs SME's
#18940 Oct of October
#18941 Inviting invited
#18942 to they should
#18943 you are you'll be
#18944 les Let's
#18945 y and
#18946 Females Female's
#18947 thinking about considering
#18948 week days weekdays
#18949 slight slightly
#18950 text based text-based
#18951 15 year 15-year
#18952 highlight highlighting
#18953 here I have
#18954 that as though
#18955 proud pride
#18956 not accurate inaccurate
#18957 referee reference
#18958 needing needed
#18959 to communicate in communicating
#18960 sit seat
#18961 easiest earliest
#18962 hope your Hope you're
#18963 law low
#18964 county counties
#18965 defines define
#18966 Mars Mars'
#18967 become make
#18968 prefers preferred
#18969 functioning functions
#18970 times days
#18971 bdrms bedrooms
#18972 nut but
#18973 Xray X-ray
#18974 it helps they help
#18975 root roots
#18976 re-send resend
#18977 to spend spending
#18978 38 thirty-eight
#18979 Probably it will It will probably
#18980 tokes tokens
#18981 condolence condolences
#18982 promoting promotion
#18983 residence resident's
#18984 It was as
#18985 good fine
#18986 can i may I
#18987 because :
#18988 T I P TIP
#18989 coma come
#18990 then is
#18991 He Hey
#18992 sand castle sandcastle
#18993 just the
#18994 which
#18995 do undertake
#18996 branch brunch
#18997 it's which is
#18998 Econis Econis'
#18999 against for
#19000 how r u How are you