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 concerns concern
#2402 Is Can
#2403 in a
#2404 products product
#2405 resident residents
#2406 leave leaves
#2407 practices practice
#2408 the on
#2409 visit visited
#2410 fine well
#2411 many a lot of
#2412 by via
#2413 I have I've
#2414 cloths clothes
#2415 Mar March
#2416 21 21st
#2417 mix mixed
#2418 and where
#2419 watch watched
#2420 places place
#2421 expense expenses
#2422 since in
#2423 labour labor
#2424 this his
#2425 pick up pick-up
#2426 text texted
#2427 campaign campaigns
#2428 they they're
#2429 have were
#2430 opening open
#2431 code codes
#2432 for of the
#2433 te the
#2434 specification specifications
#2435 everyone everyone's
#2436 Jesus Jesus'
#2437 brings bring
#2438 demonstrate demonstrates
#2439 and I will
#2440 also as well as
#2441 then them
#2442 house home
#2443 taking talking
#2444 my this
#2445 discuss discussing
#2446 runners runner's
#2447 direction directions
#2448 if on whether
#2449 ended end
#2450 continues continued
#2451 between from
#2452 Also Additionally
#2453 of for a
#2454 apart part
#2455 patients patients'
#2456 relate related
#2457 men man
#2458 Ph D PhD
#2459 work related work-related
#2460 reduces reduce
#2461 into on
#2462 all everything
#2463 who He
#2464 9am 9 a m
#2465 you you'll
#2466 as an
#2467 interview interviewed
#2468 we're were
#2469 increased increase
#2470 stay staying
#2471 outcome outcomes
#2472 import imports
#2473 wait waiting
#2474 that since
#2475 added add
#2476 i didnt I didn't
#2477 to or
#2478 restriction restrictions
#2479 life time lifetime
#2480 analysis analyses
#2481 ‘I I
#2482 one some
#2483 large scale large-scale
#2484 can are able to
#2485 door doors
#2486 any time anytime
#2487 enjoy enjoying
#2488 I'm looking I look
#2489 situations situation
#2490 organised organized
#2491 singed signed
#2492 into in to
#2493 every ever
#2494 turn turns
#2495 the ones those
#2496 patient patience
#2497 achievement achievements
#2498 mention mentions
#2499 it in
#2500 in the of