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
#3001 overtime over time
#3002 clients client
#3003 changes changed
#3004 was wondering wonder
#3005 believes beliefs
#3006 spoken spoke
#3007 indicate indicates
#3008 arrange arranged
#3009 follow ups follow-ups
#3010 was have
#3011 everyones everyone's
#3012 practitioner practitioners
#3013 identify identified
#3014 door doors
#3015 that how
#3016 requires required
#3017 payments payment
#3018 station stations
#3019 you it
#3020 us to that we
#3021 orders order
#3022 plans plan
#3023 him her
#3024 hurt hurts
#3025 brothers brother's
#3026 because and
#3027 A It is a
#3028 contribute contributes
#3029 more longer
#3030 counselling counseling
#3031 need it needed
#3032 describes described
#3033 whole entire
#3034 places place
#3035 on going ongoing
#3036 Ola Hola
#3037 : the The
#3038 he him
#3039 waiting for awaiting
#3040 So it It
#3041 50 fifty
#3042 ya you
#3043 adolescents adolescents'
#3044 same some
#3045 or and/or
#3046 appears appear
#3047 enquiry inquiry
#3048 am wondering wonder
#3049 Hallo Hello
#3050 patience patient
#3051 of for a
#3052 ca can
#3053 what’s what
#3054 allow allowing
#3055 Airlines Airlines'
#3056 conference conferences
#3057 exists exist
#3058 expression expressions
#3059 well being wellbeing
#3060 husband husband's
#3061 if though
#3062 eachother each other
#3063 don`t don't
#3064 those this
#3065 take get
#3066 fir for
#3067 workshop workshops
#3068 worry worried
#3069 accomplish accomplished
#3070 going to will
#3071 hire hired
#3072 like as though
#3073 performances performance
#3074 not neither
#3075 on own
#3076 Purvis Purvis'
#3077 stay stays
#3078 maths math
#3079 1pm 1 p m
#3080 havent haven't
#3081 during from
#3082 star start
#3083 sign signing
#3084 accept accepts
#3085 Team The team
#3086 A 'A
#3087 focus focusing
#3088 With the The
#3089 now a days nowadays
#3090 text book textbook
#3091 left leave
#3092 about the
#3093 maybe may
#3094 cause 'cause
#3095 add ad
#3096 needed needs
#3097 end ends
#3098 alway always
#3099 someone someone's
#3100 feet foot