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
#24201 he want He wants
#24202 USA the U S
#24203 ( e g
#24204 do it yourself do-it-yourself
#24205 decent descent
#24206 using use of
#24207 students base activity student-based activities
#24208 full fullest
#24209 Chinese China
#24210 workers’ worker's
#24211 neverending never-ending
#24212 abot about
#24213 It contains They contain
#24214 sign and signed
#24215 gave shared
#24216 going back returning
#24217 sorting sort
#24218 still to
#24219 we We would
#24220 twenty one twenty-one
#24221 Theirs There
#24222 it was to be
#24223 sorce source
#24224 Egypt Egypt's
#24225 Inca The Incas
#24226 doing working
#24227 meaning full meaningful
#24228 inter intern
#24229 shared shares
#24230 –is is
#24231 assign /arrange assign/arrange
#24232 label labelled
#24233 'No no
#24234 we transfer WeTransfer
#24235 Yew/ Joanna Yew/Joanna
#24236 mourning morning
#24237 non the less nonetheless
#24238 Kelloggs Kellogg's
#24239 said sat
#24240 so I can for me to
#24241 into through
#24242 mind their minds
#24243 I try I'm trying
#24244 not” not
#24245 survivor survivors
#24246 were giving gave
#24247 discussing discussed
#24248 provided gave
#24249 heard herd
#24250 ‘And And
#24251 toothpasts toothpastes
#24252 kid's kids'
#24253 about at
#24254 your you for
#24255 Now we We now
#24256 has does it have
#24257 iGrad I-Grad
#24258 aunt husbent aunt's husband
#24259 80's 80s
#24260 things thinks
#24261 biasness business
#24262 copies copy
#24263 andreceiving and receiving
#24264 Vita Vitae
#24265 galileos telscope Galileo's telescope
#24266 for setting to set
#24267 globalisation globalization
#24268 Ya Yes
#24269 suposedly responsable supposedly responsible
#24270 have ask for
#24271 revert switch
#24272 VP VPs
#24273 die death
#24274 lacks lacked
#24275 confort comfort
#24276 bcause because
#24277 so of
#24278 na N/A
#24279 remember remembering
#24280 lenskart the Lenskart
#24281 hesitant hesitate
#24282 their an
#24283 Hermingway Hemingway
#24284 wave waves
#24285 to help helps
#24286 an and the
#24287 under less than
#24288 Jeremey Jeremy
#24289 state statement
#24290 I am 'I Am
#24291 pastry pastries
#24292 fixing to fix
#24293 how hope
#24294 madien maiden
#24295 re-entry reentry
#24296 continue continued to
#24297 mane name
#24298 it in In
#24299 Under under the
#24300 you ask You asked