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
#3301 text book textbook
#3302 studying study
#3303 weeks weeks'
#3304 peer reviewed peer-reviewed
#3305 think thinking
#3306 every all
#3307 nor not
#3308 transport transportation
#3309 18 18th
#3310 1st the first
#3311 are would
#3312 The At the
#3313 is and
#3314 friends friend
#3315 none no
#3316 will we'll
#3317 raised raise
#3318 finalized finalize
#3319 broke broken
#3320 ton tons
#3321 requested request
#3322 – please Please
#3323 predominate predominant
#3324 treat treats
#3325 than to
#3326 a his
#3327 at the
#3328 I'm I've been
#3329 starting start
#3330 accomplish accomplished
#3331 opening open
#3332 9am 9 a m
#3333 saving savings
#3334 finding find
#3335 headache headaches
#3336 knows knew
#3337 begin beginning
#3338 think believe
#3339 designs design
#3340 us to that we
#3341 its it's a
#3342 a hold ahold
#3343 brand brands
#3344 experiance experience
#3345 aim aims
#3346 hangout hang out
#3347 done did
#3348 artworks artwork
#3349 and a A
#3350 diner dinner
#3351 patience patient
#3352 buy bought
#3353 on-line online
#3354 America American
#3355 hope hoped
#3356 is are a
#3357 3pm 3 p m
#3358 in which that
#3359 thou though
#3360 school work schoolwork
#3361 Current The current
#3362 purchase purchases
#3363 stated said
#3364 decrease decreased
#3365 10 $10
#3366 be stay
#3367 operations operation
#3368 mix mixed
#3369 in during the
#3370 Id I'd
#3371 discus discussed
#3372 ​​not ​​no
#3373 eventhough even though
#3374 flat flats
#3375 find see
#3376 considered consider
#3377 that then
#3378 and about
#3379 thru through the
#3380 dispatch dispatched
#3381 won't wouldn't
#3382 in the of
#3383 husband husband's
#3384 holiday holidays
#3385 on through
#3386 Brain Brian
#3387 properties property
#3388 this your
#3389 gave gives
#3390 it's that's
#3391 i e
#3392 anytime at any time
#3393 requests request
#3394 identify identifying
#3395 used using
#3396 explains explained
#3397 worker workers
#3398 managment management
#3399 from for the
#3400 think thank