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
#21001 masters masters'
#21002 to cause causing
#21003 Saturdays Saturday's
#21004 Sales The sales
#21005 this moment now
#21006 apologizes apologize
#21007 over nights overnights
#21008 once in a life time once-in-a-lifetime
#21009 scenes scene
#21010 suggesting suggest
#21011 other’s another’s
#21012 gets has been
#21013 fuelled fueled
#21014 with an
#21015 And that and
#21016 heard hearing
#21017 6 % 6%
#21018 to present presenting
#21019 so I can and
#21020 being begin
#21021 went have gone
#21022 and amid
#21023 14a Street
#21024 battle battled
#21025 has become is
#21026 increase increases the
#21027 3 third
#21028 season season's
#21029 remember remembering
#21030 gave could give
#21031 stuck into stick
#21032 could are able to
#21033 someway some way
#21034 appropriate appropriately
#21035 the copy copies
#21036 property property's
#21037 the does
#21038 names name is
#21039 eyes an eye
#21040 higher taller
#21041 Accord According
#21042 incorporate in incorporated into
#21043 ethnic ethnicity
#21044 blackmale approach black male approached
#21045 feel was
#21046 Just to To
#21047 researchers research
#21048 deduct deducted
#21049 because it which
#21050 150 one hundred and fifty
#21051 having holding
#21052 mid September mid-September
#21053 amazes amaze
#21054 Sorry I apologize
#21055 diverse diversity
#21056 tv the TV
#21057 1 Tablet one tablet
#21058 When On
#21059 meet meat
#21060 buy purchase
#21061 # 6 #6
#21062 beter better
#21063 specifics specific
#21064 in front ahead
#21065 STD S T D
#21066 attempts attempted
#21067 FTE F T E
#21068 check-list checklist
#21069 allows has allowed
#21070 isolated isolate
#21071 three way three-way
#21072 I've seen I saw
#21073 denied refused
#21074 two story two-story
#21075 Hope Hopefully
#21076 hold up hold-up
#21077 that's is
#21078 ft feet
#21079 rebuilt rebuild
#21080 found determined
#21081 as all All
#21082 next near
#21083 time frames timeframes
#21084 ponctuation punctuation
#21085 sensitive sensitivity
#21086 cross training cross-training
#21087 This is It's
#21088 If you Please
#21089 badly bad
#21090 because of by
#21091 women's women
#21092 technologie technology
#21093 have talked spoke
#21094 they've they have
#21095 considerate considered
#21096 word of mouth word-of-mouth
#21097 have been has
#21098 catch catch-up
#21099 friends a friend
#21100 2D 2 D

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