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
#20501 well head wellhead
#20502 you have you're having
#20503 discussion discussing
#20504 shames shame
#20505 based on for
#20506 costom custom
#20507 cleaner cleaners
#20508 carry out write
#20509 until since
#20510 shit shut
#20511 affects the affect
#20512 instructors instructor's
#20513 write off write-off
#20514 was to
#20515 comapny company
#20516 tryin trying
#20517 advise tell me
#20518 door bell doorbell
#20519 guard guards
#20520 mentioned said
#20521 parents’ parents
#20522 Looking We are looking
#20523 Britain British
#20524 bigger a larger
#20525 against from
#20526 humors humor
#20527 swum swam
#20528 one’s your
#20529 continue working continuing to work
#20530 pager page
#20531 transformation transformations
#20532 ensuring Ensured
#20533 hapiness happiness
#20534 acting acts
#20535 has carries
#20536 stating saying
#20537 meting tommorow meeting tomorrow to
#20538 there where There were
#20539 is depend depends
#20540 enduser the end user
#20541 opining opening
#20542 jumped jump
#20543 experiances experiences
#20544 kept stayed
#20545 athlete athlete's
#20546 efficient efficiency
#20547 while by
#20548 was started went
#20549 higher level higher-level
#20550 is in has
#20551 those their
#20552 re-organisation re-organization
#20553 Spanish Spain
#20554 and the ! The
#20555 which would to
#20556 Then Thus
#20557 Candidate The candidate
#20558 pick bring
#20559 they were there was
#20560 coordinator co-ordinator
#20561 aunt husbent aunt's husband
#20562 that include including
#20563 bring being
#20564 really sincerely
#20565 got the a
#20566 need a needs
#20567 interviewed interviewing
#20568 is ! Is
#20569 50000 50 000
#20570 look took
#20571 latestdevelopments latest developments
#20572 I'v I've
#20573 play pay
#20574 everythings everything
#20575 imagines imagined
#20576 spouses spouse's
#20577 can make makes
#20578 in from an
#20579 deparment department
#20580 install installs
#20581 originally initially
#20582 The school School
#20583 criticise criticize
#20584 takeing taking
#20585 limitations limitation
#20586 nano degree Nanodegree
#20587 roundtrip round trip
#20588 Derek he
#20589 thru by
#20590 that therefore
#20591 Amy Any
#20592 governance government
#20593 startup start up
#20594 on within
#20595 maybe if
#20596 mechanic mechanical
#20597 49 $49
#20598 get got the
#20599 details more detail
#20600 marihuana marijuana