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 who's whose
#1902 life's lives
#1903 Also I also
#1904 need it needed
#1905 the with
#1906 Also I I also
#1907 startups start-ups
#1908 contract contracts
#1909 bless blessed
#1910 manger manager
#1911 there’s there are
#1912 payment payments
#1913 that’s that is
#1914 fit fits
#1915 surprise surprised
#1916 check in check-in
#1917 got were
#1918 in for the
#1919 advantage advantages
#1920 massage message
#1921 the those
#1922 else else's
#1923 play playing
#1924 attack attacks
#1925 and of
#1926 office offices
#1927 platform platforms
#1928 approach approaches
#1929 26 26th
#1930 heard hear
#1931 sounds sound
#1932 went goes
#1933 painting paintings
#1934 let lets
#1935 before previously
#1936 are will
#1937 spent spend
#1938 keeps keep
#1939 them those
#1940 they them
#1941 section sections
#1942 have had a
#1943 at as
#1944 in person in-person
#1945 physician physicians
#1946 personal personally
#1947 letter letters
#1948 child child's
#1949 recived received
#1950 ideas idea
#1951 what want
#1952 to do
#1953 home homes
#1954 But in In
#1955 tomorow tomorrow
#1956 proof read proofread
#1957 yrs years
#1958 the for
#1959 come coming
#1960 a are
#1961 female females
#1962 just simply
#1963 helping help
#1964 any one anyone
#1965 can't couldn't
#1966 first hand first-hand
#1967 continue continues
#1968 success successful
#1969 suits suit
#1970 values value
#1971 Can't I can't
#1972 any more anymore
#1973 Assitant Assistant
#1974 In case If
#1975 eachother each other
#1976 towards to
#1977 organize organized
#1978 meter meters
#1979 American America
#1980 there's there is
#1981 for because
#1982 adjustment adjustments
#1983 continue continuing
#1984 didn't don't
#1985 bachelors bachelor's
#1986 onto on to
#1987 one once
#1988 example examples
#1989 policy policies
#1990 perspective perspectives
#1991 theses these
#1992 Wanted I wanted
#1993 on line online
#1994 r are
#1995 I you
#1996 source sources
#1997 to that we
#1998 live lived
#1999 records record
#2000 an other another