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
#24801 chose had chosen
#24802 utilization utilisation
#24803 a something
#24804 is are only
#24805 „you you
#24806 shows show a
#24807 couldn’t won’t
#24808 Id's IDs
#24809 I was wondering if Can
#24810 Degree A degree
#24811 Freds Fred's
#24812 bread maker bread-maker
#24813 counter counters
#24814 schooll school
#24815 'It It
#24816 intent intention
#24817 around at
#24818 And would Would
#24819 tactic tactics
#24820 coloumn column
#24821 walk through walk-through
#24822 one on one a one-on-one
#24823 ``clumped'' clumped
#24824 had if
#24825 dialogues dialogue
#24826 intellegence intelligence
#24827 To request Requesting
#24828 may made
#24829 Netherless Nevertheless
#24830 crawled crawl
#24831 state stated that
#24832 mentioned listed
#24833 have carry
#24834 like is
#24835 their women's
#24836 waste wastes
#24837 did receive received
#24838 critic criticism
#24839 peers peers'
#24840 3 of three
#24841 pick ups pick-ups
#24842 equal equally
#24843 won't not
#24844 happening occurring
#24845 Dont No
#24846 and during which
#24847 the third III
#24848 downside downsides
#24849 a situation situations
#24850 left-hand left hand
#24851 was always have been
#24852 observed observing
#24853 sing sang
#24854 My In the
#24855 co owner co-owner
#24856 dill deal
#24857 aire air
#24858 Ministery Ministry
#24859 50% fifty percent
#24860 dissapointing disappointing
#24861 12am 12 a m
#24862 ego ago
#24863 as way
#24864 met meeting
#24865 raping rape
#24866 blessed bless
#24867 demographic demographics
#24868 GM G M
#24869 around of
#24870 but how How
#24871 denies denied
#24872 display be displayed
#24873 penalties penalty
#24874 mitt meet
#24875 gone gonna
#24876 Translate Translating
#24877 ruins ruin
#24878 quit quitting
#24879 stong strong
#24880 arnt aren't
#24881 being given
#24882 that allow allowing
#24883 wares wears
#24884 landscape landscapes
#24885 ! Hope I hope
#24886 to proceed proceeding
#24887 might be am
#24888 entertain entertained
#24889 hadnt hadn't
#24890 framily family
#24891 C/ C-S C/C-S
#24892 for with a
#24893 Mgmt Management
#24894 were giving gave
#24895 email an e-mail
#24896 recruit recruitment
#24897 quota quote
#24898 4th the fourth
#24899 paymnet payment
#24900 His The horse's