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
#24101 surger surgery
#24102 Then Therefore
#24103 insuring ensuring
#24104 2 and two
#24105 cost caused
#24106 Spell Check Spellcheck
#24107 verified verify it
#24108 spread spreads
#24109 comparing compare
#24110 policy making policy-making
#24111 prove show
#24112 where it which
#24113 and/or and
#24114 its but it's
#24115 life like lifelike
#24116 name calling name-calling
#24117 do you they
#24118 Nanoscience nano-science
#24119 that about how
#24120 Catherine Catherine's
#24121 It’s been It was
#24122 be contacting contact
#24123 swum swam
#24124 reality truth
#24125 thins things
#24126 which when When
#24127 per by
#24128 so that which
#24129 pipelines pipeline
#24130 interior interiors
#24131 seeking looking
#24132 targets target
#24133 before ago
#24134 is possessing possesses
#24135 So so I
#24136 Buddhist Buddhists
#24137 factor is factors are
#24138 todo to do so
#24139 discussed spoken
#24140 remains will remain
#24141 single singles
#24142 beat beating
#24143 armi Army
#24144 working lived
#24145 succed succeeded
#24146 does writes
#24147 Ministery Ministry
#24148 family family'
#24149 concerning disconcerting
#24150 be describing describe
#24151 everything Everything is
#24152 anywhere everywhere
#24153 feel was
#24154 names name is
#24155 obsticle obstacle
#24156 and They will
#24157 Help Please help
#24158 Stephanie Stephanie's
#24159 aim order
#24160 Colleciton collection
#24161 cleared clear
#24162 start get started
#24163 apperance appearance
#24164 right appropriate
#24165 that's and that was
#24166 many a few
#24167 rumours rumors
#24168 spreaded spread