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
#1901 hold holds
#1902 euro euros
#1903 advanced advance
#1904 so such
#1905 depend depends
#1906 he's his
#1907 Sep September
#1908 have were
#1909 review reviews
#1910 to get getting
#1911 in of the
#1912 important importantly
#1913 site sites
#1914 10 10th
#1915 patients patients'
#1916 attitude attitudes
#1917 field fields
#1918 plan planned
#1919 Thanking Thank
#1920 know no
#1921 4 4th
#1922 28 28th
#1923 causes cause
#1924 She and she
#1925 dept department
#1926 make have
#1927 letting let
#1928 and Please
#1929 contain contains
#1930 for and
#1931 Looks It looks
#1932 Ps P S
#1933 into on
#1934 troubles trouble
#1935 seat sit
#1936 since because
#1937 to that we
#1938 tell told
#1939 uses used
#1940 maintain maintained
#1941 lay lie
#1942 she he
#1943 and for For
#1944 it in
#1945 may could
#1946 go come
#1947 expenditure expenditures
#1948 clarifications clarification
#1949 is :
#1950 Was I was
#1951 on as to
#1952 strategy strategies
#1953 was would be
#1954 let lets
#1955 outcome outcomes
#1956 some any
#1957 policy policies
#1958 release released
#1959 some someone
#1960 such this
#1961 can't couldn't
#1962 chances chance
#1963 community communities
#1964 impact impacts
#1965 Majority The majority
#1966 Wish I wish
#1967 am will be
#1968 any anything
#1969 room rooms
#1970 The : the
#1971 participate participated
#1972 assessment assessments
#1973 Therefor Therefore
#1974 I to
#1975 customers customer
#1976 doesn’t don’t
#1977 is to be
#1978 description descriptions
#1979 him it
#1980 to use using
#1981 transaction transactions
#1982 please pleased
#1983 describe described
#1984 feels feel
#1985 pull pulled
#1986 more most
#1987 helps helped
#1988 trail trial
#1989 them those
#1990 reduce reduced
#1991 car cars
#1992 becomes become
#1993 to as
#1994 spent spend
#1995 to do
#1996 in it
#1997 counseling counselling
#1998 create created
#1999 mine my
#2000 stakeholder stakeholders