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
#2401 out side outside
#2402 apologise apologize
#2403 hight high
#2404 changing change
#2405 return returns
#2406 sit sat
#2407 and that's That's
#2408 side hand
#2409 tell let
#2410 think thing
#2411 There is Is there
#2412 changes changed
#2413 colonist colonists
#2414 will are
#2415 became becomes
#2416 have make
#2417 hands hand
#2418 bought buy
#2419 approx approximately
#2420 along a long
#2421 many a lot of
#2422 disability disabilities
#2423 be me
#2424 places place
#2425 too two
#2426 chance opportunity
#2427 text texted
#2428 could may
#2429 world wide worldwide
#2430 produce produces
#2431 minute minutes
#2432 states state
#2433 fail failed
#2434 and Please
#2435 schedule schedules
#2436 and where
#2437 Meadows Meadow's
#2438 With the The
#2439 remember remembered
#2440 we ! We
#2441 am : 00 a m
#2442 She and she
#2443 have were
#2444 wellbeing well-being
#2445 them their
#2446 doctor doctor's
#2447 etc and so forth
#2448 would be was
#2449 he him
#2450 buy bought
#2451 to not not to
#2452 asking ask
#2453 line lines
#2454 customers customer
#2455 work related work-related
#2456 txt text
#2457 and this which
#2458 in with the
#2459 complain complaint
#2460 bc because
#2461 focused focus
#2462 appreciated appreciate it
#2463 present presents
#2464 13 13th
#2465 team work teamwork
#2466 IRAS’ IRAS
#2467 Third Thirdly
#2468 00 pm 00pm
#2469 truely truly
#2470 are and
#2471 chose chosen
#2472 a her
#2473 same some
#2474 patient patience
#2475 …I I
#2476 plans plan
#2477 Ph D PhD
#2478 New A new
#2479 turn turns
#2480 them her
#2481 station stations
#2482 train training
#2483 restriction restrictions
#2484 is be
#2485 mean time meantime
#2486 should to
#2487 are going to will
#2488 provides provided
#2489 on to the
#2490 their your
#2491 2 2nd
#2492 trying try
#2493 becomes became
#2494 i didnt I didn't
#2495 by via
#2496 realise realize
#2497 thou though
#2498 from the
#2499 Sep September
#2500 products product