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
#19501 over run overrun
#19502 Monterey Monterrey
#19503 The spring Spring
#19504 For how How
#19505 your some
#19506 captioned captained
#19507 you to to let you
#19508 though thoughts
#19509 develop has developed
#19510 passengers passenger
#19511 with If
#19512 contributing contribute
#19513 testing tests
#19514 native born native-born
#19515 the god God
#19516 cultivates cultivate
#19517 they others
#19518 these in this
#19519 mentioned mentioning
#19520 old school old-school
#19521 is requiring requires
#19522 a person someone
#19523 no numbers
#19524 It’s going to It will
#19525 Phone By phone
#19526 of this the
#19527 it's look it looks
#19528 patters patterns
#19529 Stephen Stephen's
#19530 off campus off-campus
#19531 starts to start
#19532 Faculty The faculty
#19533 abstracted abstract
#19534 equipment's equipment
#19535 excite excited
#19536 dominos dominoes
#19537 angles angels
#19538 dramaturg dramaturge
#19539 simpler simple
#19540 two year boy two-year-old
#19541 visual visuals
#19542 self development self-development
#19543 victims victim
#19544 in order so
#19545 me about
#19546 off duty off-duty
#19547 followed-up followed up
#19548 windspeeds wind speeds
#19549 persuading persuade
#19550 shooting shoot
#19551 experiences on experience in
#19552 Bug Bag
#19553 agreed agree on
#19554 Gulivers travel Gulliver's Travels
#19555 deparment department
#19556 nicer better
#19557 N word N-word
#19558 ony only
#19559 1400 1 400
#19560 consultations consultation
#19561 thing's things
#19562 be telling tell
#19563 sechdule schedule
#19564 is Is there
#19565 restrictions restriction
#19566 comblutense Complutense
#19567 Film-making Filmmaking
#19568 beard beards
#19569 I's 1s
#19570 surrounded surrounding
#19571 trashes trash
#19572 questions answers
#19573 diagnostic diagnostics
#19574 thoe though
#19575 vendors vendor
#19576 solve be solved
#19577 proportionally proportionate
#19578 warm hearted warm-hearted
#19579 madien maiden
#19580 crewmember crew member
#19581 don’t enroll do not enrol
#19582 spirts spirits
#19583 stills still
#19584 30min 30 min
#19585 dill deal
#19586 Always Always'
#19587 thins things
#19588 sooth soothe
#19589 London based London-based
#19590 stand alone stand-alone
#19591 Also I have also
#19592 Thanking You Thank you
#19593 Michelle Michelle's
#19594 Just like As
#19595 life's life
#19596 with and have
#19597 holiday the holidays
#19598 about In answer to
#19599 : most Most
#19600 3 III