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
#3201 obtain obtained
#3202 and this which
#3203 find see
#3204 increases increase
#3205 convenient convenience
#3206 r u are you
#3207 for of the
#3208 regard matter
#3209 we it
#3210 gotten received
#3211 how 'How
#3212 tell let
#3213 we were
#3214 my our
#3215 add adding
#3216 Also this This
#3217 sit sat
#3218 it’s it was
#3219 industry industries
#3220 more further
#3221 that's who's
#3222 what's what is
#3223 lifes lives
#3224 began begin
#3225 id I would
#3226 CR’s CRs
#3227 builded built
#3228 They and they
#3229 some the
#3230 She and she
#3231 are would be
#3232 self esteem self-esteem
#3233 meanwhile meantime
#3234 moths months
#3235 bare bear
#3236 them these
#3237 treatments treatment
#3238 you them
#3239 write writing
#3240 get received
#3241 complains complaints
#3242 listen listened
#3243 hrs hours
#3244 bought brought
#3245 two two's
#3246 bests best
#3247 wih with
#3248 txt text
#3249 it” it
#3250 are as
#3251 practicing practising
#3252 not a no
#3253 who and
#3254 pg p
#3255 managed manage
#3256 leave leaving
#3257 our a
#3258 considered consider
#3259 designed design
#3260 limit limited
#3261 If Can
#3262 shown showed
#3263 worker workers
#3264 gotta have to
#3265 plan planning
#3266 were have
#3267 pay pays
#3268 experince experience
#3269 brother brothers
#3270 preformed performed
#3271 about approximately
#3272 by because of
#3273 threaten threatened
#3274 seen see
#3275 as it It
#3276 university the University
#3277 another the other
#3278 satisfy satisfied
#3279 won't wouldn't
#3280 maintain maintained
#3281 buy by
#3282 acids acid
#3283 cover covers
#3284 modelling modeling
#3285 tradition traditional
#3286 judgement judgment
#3287 ours our
#3288 period periods
#3289 that with which
#3290 live living
#3291 some one
#3292 walkthrough walk through
#3293 most mostly
#3294 to so I can
#3295 I is
#3296 not don't
#3297 dies die
#3298 dividend dividends
#3299 fact facts
#3300 men man