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 fulltime full-time
#3002 industry industries
#3003 easy easier
#3004 happened happens
#3005 starting started
#3006 chance opportunity
#3007 may would
#3008 gets is
#3009 that whom
#3010 Additional Additionally
#3011 brothers brother's
#3012 Jung Jong
#3013 think thinking
#3014 states state
#3015 well being well-being
#3016 rates rate
#3017 piece peace
#3018 my may
#3019 offer offering
#3020 sever severe
#3021 lectures lecturers
#3022 visit visited
#3023 fund raising fundraising
#3024 throughout through
#3025 centres centers
#3026 her it
#3027 improved improve
#3028 more longer
#3029 a are a
#3030 get go
#3031 face faced
#3032 For the The
#3033 Airlines Airlines'
#3034 although even though
#3035 A It is a
#3036 last lasts
#3037 places place
#3038 startups start-ups
#3039 grandparents grandparents'
#3040 on own
#3041 cares care
#3042 developing develop
#3043 who He
#3044 influences influence
#3045 complimentary complementary
#3046 think believe
#3047 user friendly user-friendly
#3048 have done did
#3049 on in a
#3050 a his
#3051 feels felt
#3052 shared share
#3053 register registered
#3054 modelling modeling
#3055 Patient The patient
#3056 focusing focused
#3057 continued continue
#3058 contribute contributes
#3059 package packages
#3060 disadvantage disadvantages
#3061 limit limits
#3062 with while
#3063 I'll I would
#3064 followings following
#3065 concerns concern
#3066 first hand first-hand
#3067 have take
#3068 all the
#3069 open opens
#3070 their self themselves
#3071 going to will
#3072 organised organized
#3073 meter meters
#3074 call calling
#3075 life's lives
#3076 2pm 2 pm
#3077 millions million
#3078 US the U S
#3079 buy buying
#3080 about the
#3081 needed needs
#3082 can't can
#3083 Brain Brian
#3084 awaiting waiting
#3085 deal deals
#3086 then so
#3087 with when
#3088 allow allowing
#3089 medications medication
#3090 pick up pick-up
#3091 measure measures
#3092 over of
#3093 supplier suppliers
#3094 thought through
#3095 A S AS
#3096 believes beliefs
#3097 predominate predominant
#3098 post posted
#3099 need require
#3100 a for