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
#2701 intro introduction
#2702 workshop workshops
#2703 book booked
#2704 channel channels
#2705 some how somehow
#2706 enjoy enjoying
#2707 bachelor bachelors
#2708 Patient The patient
#2709 thinks think
#2710 suspect suspects
#2711 move moving
#2712 life time lifetime
#2713 collect collected
#2714 on own
#2715 awaiting waiting
#2716 organise organize
#2717 much very
#2718 fine well
#2719 talked talk
#2720 trying try
#2721 represents represent
#2722 from the
#2723 center centers
#2724 Sorry I am sorry
#2725 weeks week
#2726 works worked
#2727 the each
#2728 activities activity
#2729 day date
#2730 present presented
#2731 11 eleven
#2732 source sources
#2733 Customer The customer
#2734 o I
#2735 ends end
#2736 can might
#2737 in when
#2738 painting paintings
#2739 who He
#2740 IRAS I R A S
#2741 cultural culturally
#2742 sign signing
#2743 email e-mail
#2744 that whom
#2745 Spoke I spoke
#2746 live leave
#2747 your his
#2748 gotta have to
#2749 resolve resolved
#2750 mails mail
#2751 and that's That's
#2752 000$ 000
#2753 includes included
#2754 children child
#2755 there for therefore
#2756 licence license
#2757 Team The team
#2758 leave live
#2759 difference different
#2760 person persons
#2761 leaving living
#2762 bc because
#2763 join joint
#2764 interview interviewed
#2765 that's it's
#2766 reading read
#2767 You and you
#2768 and It is
#2769 quotation quote
#2770 weekend weekends
#2771 got were
#2772 etc… etc
#2773 records record
#2774 being was
#2775 which whom
#2776 girls girls'
#2777 return returns
#2778 speaker speakers
#2779 communicate communicating
#2780 being are
#2781 would like want
#2782 to support of supporting
#2783 directions direction
#2784 for in the
#2785 U S US
#2786 hard working hard-working
#2787 desk desks
#2788 1 $1
#2789 they you
#2790 pop-in pop in
#2791 he him
#2792 30 pm 30pm
#2793 know how know-how
#2794 led lead
#2795 bestfriend best friend
#2796 Master’s Masters
#2797 e-mails emails
#2798 drug drugs
#2799 could to
#2800 classes class