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
#19401 10am 10 00am
#19402 concerned concerning
#19403 prespective perspective
#19404 she her to
#19405 instructing instructions
#19406 check up checkup
#19407 crèche daycare
#19408 be looking look
#19409 Website Site
#19410 analyse analysis
#19411 400 W 400W
#19412 I am sorry My apologies
#19413 activly actively
#19414 but i However I
#19415 blessings a blessing
#19416 routs routes
#19417 optimisation optimization
#19418 include is
#19419 proceeding proceedings
#19420 creative create
#19421 ask asked for
#19422 CC’ed cc’d
#19423 minimizes minimized
#19424 ecosystem ecosystems
#19425 deparment department
#19426 Then when When
#19427 louisianna Louisiana
#19428 do play
#19429 pore poor
#19430 in is on
#19431 councert concert
#19432 fiancée fiancé
#19433 as well as and also
#19434 has We have
#19435 Univ University
#19436 controller control
#19437 idiom/ expression an idiom/expression
#19438 meanwhile while
#19439 counselors counsellors
#19440 whish wish
#19441 and that is
#19442 Shakespear Shakespeare
#19443 response responded
#19444 ended finished
#19445 2-year Two-year
#19446 Immigrants” Immigrants'
#19447 sate state
#19448 ( such as
#19449 anti- repellent anti-repellent
#19450 2 M 2M
#19451 tab” tab
#19452 pretest pre-test
#19453 him” him ”
#19454 49 forty-nine
#19455 prior to before
#19456 broadcast broadcasts
#19457 in understanding to understand
#19458 $5000 $5 000
#19459 Niels’ Niel's
#19460 discussing discuss
#19461 kills kill
#19462 combines combined
#19463 good size good-sized
#19464 kiddy a
#19465 of the and
#19466 lay out layout
#19467 based on for
#19468 angel angle
#19469 the or
#19470 with by using
#19471 asking for requesting
#19472 new anew
#19473 elder older
#19474 criminal criminals
#19475 just was
#19476 trendforecasters trend forecasters
#19477 don' don't
#19478 like wish
#19479 our this
#19480 submit submits
#19481 expand expanded
#19482 payroll the Payroll
#19483 anothe another
#19484 research researched
#19485 you have you've had
#19486 accounts accounts'
#19487 Could It could
#19488 had shared
#19489 firer fire
#19490 Experience The experience
#19491 so much many
#19492 sectorial sector
#19493 arrival arrived
#19494 levelling leveling
#19495 that were this was
#19496 above mentioned abovementioned
#19497 the employee employees
#19498 messaging message
#19499 agains against
#19500 tumour tumor