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
#23701 loose losing
#23702 fin fine
#23703 imputing inputting
#23704 six years old happy a happy six-year-old
#23705 progess progress
#23706 shames shame
#23707 I'm working I work
#23708 why because
#23709 nonaccession-year non-accession year
#23710 co-exist coexist
#23711 full height full-height
#23712 do practice
#23713 Thankful I am thankful
#23714 ( you You
#23715 bookbag book bag
#23716 busying busy
#23717 soothe soothes
#23718 able invited
#23719 endorsed endorse
#23720 he He then
#23721 don’t enroll do not enrol
#23722 revenue neutral revenue-neutral
#23723 It'll It will
#23724 is consisted consists
#23725 middle aged middle-aged
#23726 onewho one who
#23727 announcement/promotion announcement / promotion
#23728 like from
#23729 Thak Thank
#23730 sink synch
#23731 that I will to
#23732 neighbour neighbor
#23733 Hoping We are hoping
#23734 telephone telephones
#23735 engagements engagement
#23736 realize recognize
#23737 need necessary
#23738 brokers broker's
#23739 and or and/or a
#23740 have are going to be Have
#23741 to it should
#23742 beautifulest beautiful
#23743 then they they then
#23744 timer time
#23745 so I could to
#23746 D C
#23747 profiling profile
#23748 3 15
#23749 Because our Our
#23750 was ok is okay
#23751 customise customize
#23752 drug related drug-related
#23753 Charly Charley
#23754 occur occurring
#23755 hos his
#23756 sighseeing sightseeing
#23757 being have been
#23758 Here i I
#23759 SUs SU's
#23760 corrected correcting
#23761 find obtain
#23762 was thinking thought
#23763 there where There were
#23764 for to gain
#23765 wsa was
#23766 self help self-help
#23767 be receiving receive
#23768 to analyze analyzing
#23769 manner matter
#23770 chooses choices
#23771 obviously your Obviously you're
#23772 progressive progressively
#23773 he is are
#23774 Liquid paths 'Liquid paths'
#23775 shortly quickly
#23776 dream dreamt
#23777 in or
#23778 Beach The beach
#23779 taxi’s taxis
#23780 covered covering
#23781 bursted burst
#23782 sent send them
#23783 will the
#23784 ½ half
#23785 dosage dose
#23786 prejudiced prejudice
#23787 teaching related teaching-related
#23788 No” No ”
#23789 test taking test-taking
#23790 off offer
#23791 measures measured
#23792 I have is
#23793 place please
#23794 do you think is
#23795 weigh up weigh-up
#23796 2 There are two
#23797 While in In
#23798 aces acres
#23799 okay better
#23800 6 06