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
#101 Can Would
#102 that this
#103 on about
#104 my the
#105 to into
#106 form from
#107 life lives
#108 in to into
#109 too to
#110 that it
#111 of from
#112 has been was
#113 your you
#114 or and
#115 regards regard
#116 want wanted
#117 and the The
#118 the they
#119 you you're
#120 time times
#121 the your
#122 good well
#123 and an
#124 Just I just
#125 where were
#126 works work
#127 student students
#128 your the
#129 from of
#130 an and
#131 towards toward
#132 make makes
#133 had has
#134 I I'm
#135 for on
#136 do does
#137 of about
#138 thru through
#139 than then
#140 their the
#141 into in
#142 the my
#143 it it's
#144 to the
#145 needs need
#146 issue issues
#147 were are
#148 it that
#149 till until
#150 want wants

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