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
#2101 It’s It has
#2102 paper work paperwork
#2103 girls girls'
#2104 min minutes
#2105 hard difficult
#2106 his a
#2107 publish published
#2108 they they're
#2109 shows showed
#2110 Please Attached please
#2111 waiting awaiting
#2112 after following
#2113 highly greatly
#2114 estimate estimated
#2115 on line online
#2116 Also we We
#2117 feel feeling
#2118 and at At
#2119 minute minutes
#2120 Sep September
#2121 coworker co-worker
#2122 weeks week
#2123 create created
#2124 child child's
#2125 the with
#2126 to through
#2127 before previously
#2128 register registered
#2129 make sure ensure
#2130 an other another
#2131 etc and so forth
#2132 never ever
#2133 adjustment adjustments
#2134 view views
#2135 well good
#2136 door doors
#2137 politician politicians
#2138 I’m I
#2139 on in a
#2140 developed develop
#2141 he him
#2142 isnt isn't
#2143 food foods
#2144 required require
#2145 programs program
#2146 and all All
#2147 straight forward straightforward
#2148 US the U S
#2149 any more anymore
#2150 government governments
#2151 new knew
#2152 guideline guidelines
#2153 well will
#2154 spent spend
#2155 to that we
#2156 appears appear
#2157 meeting meet
#2158 working to work
#2159 has to must
#2160 first year first-year
#2161 understand understood
#2162 authors author's
#2163 There for Therefore
#2164 drop drops
#2165 on-going ongoing
#2166 happens happened
#2167 god good
#2168 life time lifetime
#2169 eat ate
#2170 30 pm 30pm
#2171 millions million
#2172 text texted
#2173 don`t don't
#2174 since in
#2175 them the
#2176 think thinking
#2177 observe observed
#2178 atleast at least
#2179 ended end
#2180 stay staying
#2181 from between
#2182 organised organized
#2183 months months'
#2184 prefer prefers
#2185 God God's
#2186 delays delay
#2187 wouldn't won't
#2188 Ps P S
#2189 can't couldn't
#2190 design designing
#2191 Staff The staff
#2192 at the in
#2193 with while
#2194 our their
#2195 i didnt I didn't
#2196 is a
#2197 wanted wants
#2198 coz because
#2199 proved proven
#2200 and of