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
#21101 number one number-one
#21102 Cookies Cookie's
#21103 smoother more smoothly
#21104 another additional
#21105 Lincoln Lincoln's
#21106 she then
#21107 oh of
#21108 I´m I can appear to be
#21109 drug dragged
#21110 we are our
#21111 neighboring neighbouring
#21112 I even that I
#21113 nine year old nine-year-old
#21114 heavy duty heavy-duty
#21115 grabbed grab
#21116 interfaces interface
#21117 Action The action
#21118 them the people
#21119 stay be
#21120 updating updated
#21121 happy” happy
#21122 follow take
#21123 answering answers
#21124 Julia Julia's
#21125 striping stripping
#21126 to proceed proceeding
#21127 in in it into it
#21128 but also as well as
#21129 foodborne food-borne
#21130 t v television
#21131 can was able to
#21132 Technology The technology
#21133 m my
#21134 the project a project's
#21135 targeted target
#21136 year-on-year year on year
#21137 because 'Because
#21138 before away from
#21139 attracting attractive
#21140 the e-mail an email
#21141 a include an
#21142 overlocks machine overlock machines
#21143 afterwards then
#21144 attire outfit
#21145 you is
#21146 criticism criticisms
#21147 and get Get
#21148 commissions commission
#21149 preferable preferred
#21150 weakness weak
#21151 maybe if
#21152 doesn’t did not
#21153 today” today ”
#21154 rapid acting rapid-acting
#21155 customer customers'
#21156 intact in tact
#21157 PV P V
#21158 Kong Kong's
#21159 to us
#21160 working work is
#21161 lahore the Lahore
#21162 5mins 5 minutes
#21163 ( from
#21164 students they
#21165 exhibit exhibits
#21166 want I would like
#21167 hope your Hope you're
#21168 Further In regards
#21169 years of years'
#21170 so as in order
#21171 aesthetic aesthetics
#21172 canda Canada
#21173 curtin curtain
#21174 tear tier
#21175 establish establishing a
#21176 have cause
#21177 will change changes
#21178 In your room A Christmas stocking
#21179 work function
#21180 regester register
#21181 to get about getting
#21182 december of December
#21183 now a
#21184 create creating a
#21185 Econsi Econis
#21186 old fashioned old-fashioned
#21187 in had
#21188 clients' clients
#21189 your do you
#21190 because ! Because
#21191 up upped
#21192 Pre School Pre-School
#21193 cafe cafes
#21194 2 hours 2-hour
#21195 point pointing
#21196 just but
#21197 visted visited
#21198 Attached is I've attached
#21199 3 III
#21200 5cm 5 cm