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
#25101 Five shades Five-shade
#25102 stated that
#25103 woman’s women’s
#25104 all none
#25105 matter action
#25106 face to face meeting face-to-face meetings
#25107 she maintains a maintaining
#25108 safty safety
#25109 un-interested disinterested
#25110 engineers engineers'
#25111 this attribute these attributes
#25112 appreaciate appreciate it
#25113 stayed stated
#25114 1%of 1% of
#25115 Unfortunely Unfortunately
#25116 so as in order
#25117 PMO PMO's
#25118 complete completes
#25119 lies lied
#25120 patients’ patients
#25121 in having to have
#25122 pervious the previous
#25123 for one a
#25124 waits wait
#25125 hat hats
#25126 campain campaign
#25127 version vision
#25128 complete compete
#25129 1990s 1990's
#25130 solve solution
#25131 regester register
#25132 ready made ready-made
#25133 reinforce reinforcing
#25134 double checking double-checking
#25135 faithful is faithfuls are
#25136 lifes life
#25137 Ok i Okay I
#25138 farm farming
#25139 fool foolish
#25140 sit set
#25141 as if like
#25142 I was wondering if Could
#25143 in helping to to help
#25144 on starting to start
#25145 remaining remains
#25146 PRF’s PRFs
#25147 i it I
#25148 comply complying
#25149 if the whether a
#25150 overcharged overcharges
#25151 submitting submitted
#25152 neighbor neighborhood
#25153 preplanned pre-planned
#25154 verbal verbally
#25155 highly really
#25156 everyone wanna Everyone wants to
#25157 17 year 17-year
#25158 con cons
#25159 next in the upcoming
#25160 Master’s Master's
#25161 5years five years
#25162 thumb thumbs
#25163 $2000 $2 000
#25164 y by
#25165 has have an
#25166 to eliminate eliminating
#25167 they the students
#25168 the detail a detailed
#25169 god God that
#25170 which when When
#25171 of the this
#25172 globe global
#25173 So a A
#25174 admins admin's
#25175 aproximate approximate
#25176 Make and make
#25177 sang sung
#25178 kimch'i kimchi
#25179 ways approaches
#25180 The ( the
#25181 painting paint
#25182 than but
#25183 rings rang
#25184 Non academic Non-academic
#25185 anybody someone
#25186 limitation the limitations
#25187 each other them
#25188 spent to spend
#25189 Bush Bush's
#25190 reaching arriving
#25191 Sao São
#25192 3 III
#25193 Whoever However
#25194 smoke smoked
#25195 hassle hassles
#25196 give the provide a
#25197 enginnering engineering
#25198 the Bank bank
#25199 collaborate collaborates
#25200 Gimme Give me