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
#2301 works worked
#2302 9 9th
#2303 for to the
#2304 given giving
#2305 seperate separate
#2306 can are able to
#2307 contract contracts
#2308 period periods
#2309 can cannot
#2310 you us
#2311 house houses
#2312 insure ensure
#2313 3 3rd
#2314 talk talks
#2315 why that
#2316 options option
#2317 well will
#2318 internet the Internet
#2319 stuff staff
#2320 believe believes
#2321 then when
#2322 too either
#2323 that whether
#2324 estimate estimated
#2325 experienced experience
#2326 their they are
#2327 received/ deemed received/deemed
#2328 not no longer
#2329 promote promoting
#2330 will it would
#2331 makeup make-up
#2332 meant mean
#2333 is be
#2334 after since
#2335 wake woke
#2336 taking talking
#2337 mentioned mention
#2338 wrote written
#2339 don't won't
#2340 process processing
#2341 realy really
#2342 Have I have
#2343 move moving
#2344 have had a
#2345 any more anymore
#2346 did was
#2347 Hunnicut Hunnicutt
#2348 I'll I
#2349 since in
#2350 me be
#2351 section sections
#2352 we : We
#2353 in into the
#2354 get are
#2355 would be was
#2356 make create
#2357 they them
#2358 onto on to
#2359 have to must
#2360 asking ask
#2361 Than Thank
#2362 16 sixteen
#2363 interview interviewed
#2364 untill until
#2365 recived received
#2366 expenses expense
#2367 until to
#2368 farther further
#2369 show showing
#2370 happens happen
#2371 3pm 3 pm
#2372 nurse nurses
#2373 ourself ourselves
#2374 creat create
#2375 vendor vendors
#2376 cover covered
#2377 whenever when
#2378 costumers customers
#2379 identify identifying
#2380 as so
#2381 during for
#2382 directions direction
#2383 set setting
#2384 resolve resolved
#2385 nobody anybody
#2386 thoughts thought
#2387 your that you're
#2388 circumstance circumstances
#2389 that because
#2390 trying try
#2391 relation relations
#2392 assists assist
#2393 about around
#2394 explain explains
#2395 in as a
#2396 said asked
#2397 partnership partnerships
#2398 brake break
#2399 Also In addition
#2400 grow grew