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 stating saying
#20202 they'd they
#20203 failures failure
#20204 won't doesn't
#20205 previous former
#20206 comes is coming
#20207 reviewing being reviewed
#20208 witness witnessing
#20209 short brief
#20210 revert send
#20211 in any
#20212 Here is There are
#20213 info-graphics infographics
#20214 mot most
#20215 management manage
#20216 user's users
#20217 defined defining
#20218 maintain maintaining a
#20219 presenting representing
#20220 names it name is
#20221 labours labourers
#20222 would be able to will
#20223 stroke strokes
#20224 estimation estimations
#20225 advertising advertisement
#20226 targeted target
#20227 coast costs
#20228 allowed permitted
#20229 non performing non-performing
#20230 Remaining The remaining
#20231 whereas where
#20232 bye by
#20233 5 4
#20234 One Coin OneCoin
#20235 strat start
#20236 humour humor
#20237 meter metres
#20238 also is
#20239 twi two
#20240 4 year 4-year
#20241 Iwas I was
#20242 24 hours 24-hours
#20243 independant independent
#20244 increased increasing
#20245 joked joking
#20246 supporting supportive
#20247 About At about
#20248 being had been
#20249 awareness aware
#20250 and no or
#20251 tv the TV
#20252 § Managed §Managed
#20253 I´m I can appear to be
#20254 toward forward
#20255 seatbelts seat belts
#20256 nobody anyone
#20257 megic magic
#20258 the June
#20259 workd worked
#20260 PO P O
#20261 is planning plans
#20262 caused causing
#20263 smile smiling
#20264 ( e g
#20265 ate had eaten
#20266 losn loan
#20267 faculty faculties
#20268 interacting interact
#20269 artists artists'
#20270 Make Please make
#20271 bugs bags
#20272 panic like panic-like
#20273 1 hour 1-hour
#20274 publication publications
#20275 sighs signs
#20276 we would We
#20277 OneDrives OneDrive
#20278 beginnings beginning
#20279 together combined
#20280 bright brightly
#20281 crowdfunding crowd-funding
#20282 deep depths
#20283 wellcome welcome
#20284 than compared to
#20285 Xray X-ray
#20286 promised promise
#20287 but since Since
#20288 layer layers
#20289 more another
#20290 originally initially
#20291 oneself himself
#20292 self ourselves
#20293 insect insects
#20294 others’ others
#20295 they others
#20296 didn’t doesn't
#20297 don’t does not
#20298 a company an
#20299 for to find
#20300 Netherless Nevertheless