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 flat flats
#2302 channel channels
#2303 complain complaint
#2304 waiting awaiting
#2305 …I I
#2306 fail failed
#2307 leaving living
#2308 so it It
#2309 discus discuss
#2310 wellbeing well-being
#2311 create creates
#2312 This is These are
#2313 deal deals
#2314 Just I'm just
#2315 meant mean
#2316 to use using
#2317 paper papers
#2318 before prior to
#2319 you the
#2320 we ! We
#2321 infront in front
#2322 your that you're
#2323 extend extent
#2324 at a
#2325 yo your
#2326 drop drops
#2327 to not not to
#2328 discussed discuss
#2329 could may
#2330 one one's
#2331 properties property
#2332 them her
#2333 fund raising fundraising
#2334 knowing know
#2335 the there
#2336 cover covers
#2337 in under
#2338 became becomes
#2339 Please if If
#2340 they you
#2341 sons son's
#2342 thinks think
#2343 befor before
#2344 conflict conflicts
#2345 reduce reduces
#2346 He and he
#2347 and and/or
#2348 on-going ongoing
#2349 a are a
#2350 remembered remember
#2351 back ground background
#2352 component components
#2353 doctor doctor's
#2354 center centers
#2355 some how somehow
#2356 …”
#2357 and there There
#2358 go get
#2359 am morning
#2360 slow slowly
#2361 focused focus
#2362 lost lose
#2363 intro introduction
#2364 additional addition
#2365 person persons
#2366 in with the
#2367 using used
#2368 Kinguin's Kinguin
#2369 u r you are
#2370 trend trends
#2371 Sincerly Sincerely
#2372 With the The
#2373 Staff The staff
#2374 weeks week
#2375 together along
#2376 his a
#2377 chances chance
#2378 become be
#2379 were is
#2380 a her
#2381 say tell
#2382 along a long
#2383 ie i e
#2384 So when When
#2385 So this This
#2386 and for
#2387 headquarter headquarters
#2388 of from the
#2389 of as to
#2390 uses used
#2391 reduce reducing
#2392 remember remembered
#2393 buy bought
#2394 write writing
#2395 plans plan
#2396 maintain maintained
#2397 will it would
#2398 first year first-year
#2399 in into the
#2400 required require