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
#28401 even tho Even though
#28402 tests testing
#28403 exisiting existing
#28404 ago earlier
#28405 peole people
#28406 mentoring monitoring
#28407 This we We
#28408 ask and asked
#28409 figures verify figure verifies
#28410 one self oneself
#28411 adopted adapted
#28412 at through
#28413 RFI RFIs
#28414 that she and
#28415 non-government non-governmental
#28416 compressive comprehensive
#28417 righ Right
#28418 all or
#28419 civilisation civilization
#28420 waned wanted
#28421 cleaners cleaners'
#28422 Master’s Master's
#28423 early earliest
#28424 laws rules
#28425 day night
#28426 clinic clinic's
#28427 Any If there are any
#28428 pop popped
#28429 quesiton question
#28430 heal healed
#28431 one’s your
#28432 each other them
#28433 check confirm
#28434 Boob Bob
#28435 stepped steps
#28436 intensive intense
#28437 daytime day
#28438 learn learned that
#28439 year’s year
#28440 accumulate accumulated
#28441 disappears disappear
#28442 Decided I decided
#28443 tonight” tonight
#28444 envelopes envelope
#28445 answering answers
#28446 vacations vaccinations
#28447 830 8 : 30
#28448 Kindly Could you please
#28449 non attendance non-attendance
#28450 trying to to try and
#28451 personalized personalize
#28452 cheese cloth cheesecloth
#28453 With our Our
#28454 make makes a
#28455 work the works
#28456 Vice-chancellor Vice-chancellor's
#28457 Thinking I'm thinking
#28458 me my team
#28459 for far as
#28460 into the to
#28461 Felt I felt
#28462 knowing knew
#28463 SM SMs
#28464 men males
#28465 winter time wintertime
#28466 48 hour 48-hour
#28467 America the US
#28468 His but his
#28469 ‘École École
#28470 so neither
#28471 3 per cent 3%
#28472 a little bit some
#28473 Northpoint North Point
#28474 hid his
#28475 – can Can
#28476 they’re there are
#28477 todays today
#28478 relation ship relationship
#28479 timeto time to
#28480 shot short
#28481 burned burning
#28482 23 the 23rd
#28483 fine tuning fine-tuning
#28484 all those the
#28485 brought made
#28486 employees’ employee's
#28487 summary summarize
#28488 re-entry reentry
#28489 anyway i any way I
#28490 Technology The technology
#28491 reassign reassigned
#28492 thumb thumbs
#28493 where ever whenever
#28494 marketer marketers
#28495 Meetimg Meeting
#28496 progresses progress
#28497 reader reader's
#28498 a the last
#28499 comprise comprises
#28500 unjust injustice

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