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
#3401 got became
#3402 supporting support
#3403 I’ll I’d
#3404 Master’s Masters
#3405 have was
#3406 lots of many
#3407 every all
#3408 got has
#3409 they which
#3410 consider considers
#3411 health-care healthcare
#3412 back up back-up
#3413 never not
#3414 realise realize
#3415 10 am 10am
#3416 will does
#3417 her a
#3418 can't cannot
#3419 in under
#3420 that with which
#3421 alway always
#3422 jus just
#3423 state stated
#3424 character characters
#3425 cultural culturally
#3426 center centers
#3427 didn't did not
#3428 that's that are
#3429 surrounding surroundings
#3430 realised realized
#3431 Looking We look
#3432 eventhough even though
#3433 since after
#3434 can’t couldn’t
#3435 sharing share
#3436 it to
#3437 amounts amount
#3438 proved proven
#3439 smart phone smartphone
#3440 Sorry I am sorry
#3441 use be used
#3442 developments development
#3443 face book Facebook
#3444 increased increase
#3445 stated states
#3446 brief briefed
#3447 them themselves
#3448 size sized
#3449 means meant
#3450 fo for
#3451 intentions intention
#3452 serve serves
#3453 this them
#3454 incident incidents
#3455 be by
#3456 colours colors
#3457 founded found
#3458 in the of
#3459 fill filled
#3460 roll role
#3461 summery summary
#3462 Also we We also
#3463 this This is
#3464 establish established
#3465 do can
#3466 ya you
#3467 moment time
#3468 Ola Hola
#3469 claim claimed
#3470 each other one another
#3471 structure structures
#3472 begin begins
#3473 on through
#3474 be me
#3475 apologies apologise
#3476 instalment installment
#3477 diagnosis diagnoses
#3478 over night overnight
#3479 everyones everyone's
#3480 enrolment enrollment
#3481 she's she
#3482 produce produces
#3483 fall falls
#3484 additional addition
#3485 Spoke I spoke
#3486 intrested interested
#3487 truely truly
#3488 I'd I
#3489 moved move
#3490 to please
#3491 the all
#3492 mentions mentioned
#3493 you've you have
#3494 many a lot of
#3495 Williams Williams'
#3496 Last Lastly
#3497 theirs their
#3498 How 'How
#3499 and It is
#3500 aging ageing