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
#20201 high the highest
#20202 which has that
#20203 gard guard
#20204 women Womens
#20205 learn had learned
#20206 broke had broken
#20207 magical Magic
#20208 captioned captained
#20209 interview interviewing
#20210 establish establishing a
#20211 ceremony ceremonies
#20212 adjust be adjusted
#20213 puts will put
#20214 certificate/ confirmation certificate/confirmation
#20215 native born native-born
#20216 wsa was
#20217 say said that
#20218 shows demonstrates
#20219 go continue
#20220 than or
#20221 plea please
#20222 revert switch
#20223 population people
#20224 pain pains
#20225 intends intend
#20226 become been
#20227 it in In
#20228 e and
#20229 smoother more smoothly
#20230 extend be extended
#20231 carrear career
#20232 girl friends girlfriends
#20233 USA the U S
#20234 Minimum The minimum
#20235 diagnostic diagnostics
#20236 monitors monitoring
#20237 the peoples people
#20238 told me said
#20239 opportunites opportunities
#20240 transferred transfer
#20241 will submit am submitting
#20242 delaying delays
#20243 Colonge Cologne
#20244 how if
#20245 specifically specific
#20246 – these These
#20247 quetsion question
#20248 Moreover However
#20249 Clinton's Clintons
#20250 finance related finance-related
#20251 being I am
#20252 being had been
#20253 families take family takes
#20254 hand's hands
#20255 couldn’t were unable to
#20256 keep have kept
#20257 confirmation confirmations
#20258 themselves myself
#20259 thanka Thanks
#20260 play list playlist
#20261 nonstop non-stop
#20262 striping stripping
#20263 plying playing
#20264 has cause have caused
#20265 mail we email We
#20266 3 #3
#20267 lower level lower-level
#20268 for any
#20269 throughout over
#20270 celebrated celebrate
#20271 go” go
#20272 I don't I
#20273 Here we We
#20274 how hope
#20275 on me
#20276 document documenting
#20277 for design engineer related to the position as Design Engineer
#20278 stay at home mom stay-at-home-mom
#20279 I phone iPhone
#20280 making asking
#20281 came to come
#20282 involvement involved
#20283 personally in person
#20284 privilege privileges
#20285 also will
#20286 Erins Erin's
#20287 merbau the Merbau
#20288 echocardiogram echo cardiogram
#20289 1M one million
#20290 shouldn‘t shouldn't
#20291 surrounds surround
#20292 3-I 3- I
#20293 a hero heroes
#20294 dirty dirt
#20295 denied refused
#20296 enhance enhances the
#20297 committed committee
#20298 advancing advance
#20299 Because our Our
#20300 put pay