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 became becomes
#3302 turns turned
#3303 purchase purchases
#3304 a her
#3305 from for the
#3306 You : you
#3307 Teacher The teacher
#3308 your her
#3309 where as
#3310 percent percentage
#3311 fast paced fast-paced
#3312 let allow
#3313 you him
#3314 and It is
#3315 they you
#3316 Detective Detectives
#3317 signed sign
#3318 patients patient
#3319 So they They
#3320 have done did
#3321 much a lot of
#3322 home work homework
#3323 up ups
#3324 know have known
#3325 a his
#3326 report reported
#3327 her a
#3328 healthcare health care
#3329 creating create
#3330 and in order to
#3331 were had been
#3332 get go
#3333 planned plan
#3334 center centers
#3335 me him
#3336 concerns concern
#3337 complainant complainant's
#3338 particular particularly
#3339 apologise apologize
#3340 6th sixth
#3341 drawing drawings
#3342 being was
#3343 US the U S
#3344 apologies apologise
#3345 is us
#3346 thought through
#3347 holiday holidays
#3348 close closely
#3349 and some Some
#3350 aim aims
#3351 discus discuss
#3352 new news
#3353 indicates indicate
#3354 views view
#3355 befor before
#3356 a are a
#3357 victim victims
#3358 included including
#3359 perception perceptions
#3360 to see seeing
#3361 profile profiles
#3362 certificate certificates
#3363 children child
#3364 to with the
#3365 travel traveling
#3366 of the in
#3367 backend back end
#3368 want went
#3369 where as whereas
#3370 day day's
#3371 at the in
#3372 mean meant
#3373 piece peace
#3374 although even though
#3375 and with With
#3376 back up backup
#3377 encourages encourage
#3378 intresting interesting
#3379 building build
#3380 meeting to meet
#3381 additional addition
#3382 lock locked
#3383 walk through walkthrough
#3384 you the
#3385 beeing being
#3386 plan planning
#3387 points point
#3388 rather whether
#3389 writing written
#3390 save safe
#3391 him himself
#3392 important importance
#3393 crime crimes
#3394 changing change
#3395 to help helping
#3396 Analysing Analyzing
#3397 to create creating
#3398 improved improve
#3399 means meant
#3400 an some

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