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 min minimum
#2802 wish wishes
#2803 why 'why
#2804 use us
#2805 supervisor supervisor's
#2806 some how somehow
#2807 catch up catch-up
#2808 them themselves
#2809 they them
#2810 wiii will
#2811 opportunities opportunity
#2812 some the
#2813 seen seeing
#2814 exited excited
#2815 takes took
#2816 where what
#2817 am will
#2818 obtain obtained
#2819 speak speaks
#2820 it's that's
#2821 did was
#2822 I’m In
#2823 See ( see
#2824 finish finishes
#2825 The On the
#2826 of to the
#2827 never ever
#2828 for to have
#2829 a extreme
#2830 than as
#2831 force forced
#2832 me you
#2833 influence influences
#2834 Landlord The landlord
#2835 mouth month
#2836 isn’t wasn’t
#2837 regarding about
#2838 non none
#2839 it will that would
#2840 size sizes
#2841 we I
#2842 apologise apologies
#2843 rights right
#2844 achieved achieve
#2845 ask asking
#2846 food foods
#2847 begin beginning
#2848 talking speaking
#2849 of regarding
#2850 overtime over time
#2851 assist help
#2852 offer offering
#2853 finding to find
#2854 be are
#2855 book booked
#2856 Ya Yeah
#2857 That’s This is
#2858 other over
#2859 mine my
#2860 go ahead go-ahead
#2861 your that you're
#2862 this of these
#2863 forth fourth
#2864 treatments treatment
#2865 end ends
#2866 needed needs
#2867 circumstance circumstances
#2868 during for
#2869 in with the
#2870 for and
#2871 personality personalities
#2872 timeframe time frame
#2873 male males
#2874 receives receive
#2875 each other one another
#2876 have gain
#2877 ours our
#2878 Asian American Asian-Americans
#2879 wait waiting
#2880 examples example
#2881 cafe café
#2882 lay lie
#2883 door doors
#2884 take taken
#2885 which the The
#2886 conformation confirmation
#2887 it's it is
#2888 at a
#2889 color colors
#2890 you me
#2891 2 pm 2pm
#2892 becomes has become
#2893 17 seventeen
#2894 pay pays
#2895 market place marketplace
#2896 ya you
#2897 enhance enhancing
#2898 til until
#2899 approve approval
#2900 checked check

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