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
#3101 center centers
#3102 chance opportunity
#3103 examples example
#3104 over of
#3105 colours colors
#3106 midterm mid-term
#3107 leaving living
#3108 establish established
#3109 us to that we
#3110 I'll I would
#3111 write wrote
#3112 and this which
#3113 do so
#3114 also as well
#3115 If Can
#3116 alway always
#3117 a his
#3118 although even though
#3119 America American
#3120 goals goal
#3121 surrounding surroundings
#3122 last lasts
#3123 Ph D PhD
#3124 on going ongoing
#3125 many a lot of
#3126 desire desired
#3127 secured secure
#3128 determine determined
#3129 get go
#3130 and I am
#3131 that about
#3132 are the
#3133 There is Is there
#3134 you 'You
#3135 going to will
#3136 got became
#3137 none no
#3138 refuse refused
#3139 technologies technology
#3140 know ask
#3141 deserve deserves
#3142 good bye goodbye
#3143 eventhough even though
#3144 means meant
#3145 whose who's
#3146 became becomes
#3147 treat treats
#3148 worker workers
#3149 soo so
#3150 18 18th
#3151 pm : 00 p m
#3152 are as
#3153 Dr doctor
#3154 points point
#3155 technology technological
#3156 there's there is
#3157 the ! The
#3158 design designing
#3159 relationships relationship
#3160 saving savings
#3161 have gain
#3162 Hilary Hillary
#3163 weeks weeks'
#3164 hopes the hope
#3165 I'd I
#3166 those them
#3167 stand stands
#3168 departments department
#3169 of to the
#3170 space spaces
#3171 manufacture manufacturing
#3172 first hand firsthand
#3173 proved proven
#3174 talk talks
#3175 world wide worldwide
#3176 members members'
#3177 cares care
#3178 was have
#3179 doesn’t didn’t
#3180 agent agents
#3181 50 fifty
#3182 the as
#3183 10 $10
#3184 bug out bug-out
#3185 well being wellbeing
#3186 away a way
#3187 at that
#3188 lots lot
#3189 am going to will
#3190 don’t not
#3191 Often times Oftentimes
#3192 with when
#3193 gotten received
#3194 every all
#3195 i e
#3196 Is Can
#3197 1st 1
#3198 am morning
#3199 feet foot
#3200 image images