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 focus focusing
#3402 is and
#3403 high highly
#3404 my may
#3405 : the The
#3406 brothers brother's
#3407 For the The
#3408 save safe
#3409 evidence based evidence-based
#3410 Will It will
#3411 1st 1
#3412 size sized
#3413 weeks weeks'
#3414 secured secure
#3415 are as
#3416 Hilary Hillary
#3417 yo your
#3418 fail fails
#3419 Please could Could
#3420 wanting want
#3421 10 $10
#3422 a that
#3423 them themselves
#3424 victim victims
#3425 this them
#3426 this ! This
#3427 eb be
#3428 colleague colleagues
#3429 University University's
#3430 work related work-related
#3431 or/and and/or
#3432 amounts amount
#3433 doing to do
#3434 star start
#3435 practitioner practitioners
#3436 am do
#3437 am morning
#3438 dress dressed
#3439 their they
#3440 pm : 00 p m
#3441 well being wellbeing
#3442 smart phone smartphone
#3443 beacuse because
#3444 Airlines Airlines'
#3445 detective detectives
#3446 reduces reduce
#3447 good bye goodbye
#3448 email e-mail
#3449 increased increase
#3450 consumer consumers
#3451 I'm I've been
#3452 provider providers
#3453 since after
#3454 those them
#3455 advisor adviser
#3456 some an
#3457 gotten received
#3458 use be used
#3459 screen shot screenshot
#3460 therapist therapists
#3461 buy buying
#3462 math maths
#3463 the as
#3464 image images
#3465 Brain Brian
#3466 deserve deserves
#3467 finding find
#3468 apologise apologize
#3469 character characters
#3470 second seconds
#3471 piece peace
#3472 such so
#3473 achievement achievements
#3474 ones one
#3475 were had been
#3476 hope hoped
#3477 write wrote
#3478 attend attending
#3479 pass passes
#3480 got became
#3481 which but
#3482 24 twenty-four
#3483 very so
#3484 stop stops
#3485 us use
#3486 on out
#3487 time frame timeframe
#3488 face book Facebook
#3489 behavior behaviors
#3490 you'll you'd
#3491 send be sent
#3492 purchase purchases
#3493 house home
#3494 what why
#3495 experiance experience
#3496 manufacture manufacturing
#3497 habit habits
#3498 import imports
#3499 explanation explanations
#3500 means meant