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
#2801 applications application
#2802 piece pieces
#2803 medications medication
#2804 got has
#2805 table tables
#2806 observe observed
#2807 at the
#2808 too either
#2809 chose chosen
#2810 overtime over time
#2811 had been were
#2812 him himself
#2813 authors author's
#2814 are we we are
#2815 really very
#2816 Staff The staff
#2817 besides beside
#2818 think thank
#2819 think thinking
#2820 delay delays
#2821 estimation estimate
#2822 us our
#2823 insights insight
#2824 it's that's
#2825 sow saw
#2826 it so
#2827 $1000 $1 000
#2828 due to because
#2829 of the in
#2830 we to
#2831 achievement achievements
#2832 will we'll
#2833 house houses
#2834 check list checklist
#2835 design designing
#2836 none no
#2837 this of these
#2838 of as to
#2839 employees employee
#2840 Hi Hello
#2841 to on the
#2842 Reference In reference
#2843 highly greatly
#2844 have send sent
#2845 No There is no
#2846 each every
#2847 managers managers'
#2848 ton tons
#2849 calls called
#2850 collect collected
#2851 this them
#2852 begun began
#2853 11am 11 am
#2854 much a lot of
#2855 loss lost
#2856 The At the
#2857 also as well as
#2858 options option
#2859 somebody someone
#2860 am do
#2861 which with
#2862 : the The
#2863 house home
#2864 from starting
#2865 at and
#2866 positions position
#2867 coworker co-worker
#2868 deserve deserves
#2869 us to that we
#2870 managment management
#2871 Wal-Mart WalMart
#2872 America American
#2873 ends end
#2874 weeks weeks'
#2875 So this This
#2876 also as well
#2877 done did
#2878 expect except
#2879 talk talks
#2880 Patient The patient
#2881 concerns concern
#2882 exciting excited
#2883 asset assets
#2884 comission commission
#2885 makeup make-up
#2886 her its
#2887 or/and and/or
#2888 Some One
#2889 houses house
#2890 stated states
#2891 I`m I'm
#2892 participate participated
#2893 pm : 00 p m
#2894 begin beginning
#2895 You 'You
#2896 4pm 4 p m
#2897 back up back-up
#2898 aim aims
#2899 share shares
#2900 having to have