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 anytime at any time
#3402 creating create
#3403 it one
#3404 truely truly
#3405 meeting to meet
#3406 effecting affecting
#3407 to please
#3408 Sorry I'm sorry
#3409 knowledges knowledge
#3410 intentions intention
#3411 but that
#3412 fund raising fundraising
#3413 Patient The patient
#3414 assist assists
#3415 although even though
#3416 movements movement
#3417 purchase purchases
#3418 user friendly user-friendly
#3419 seen seeing
#3420 our self ourselves
#3421 – please Please
#3422 this This is
#3423 its it's a
#3424 individuals individual
#3425 I’ll I’d
#3426 Teacher The teacher
#3427 her a
#3428 the all
#3429 gave gives
#3430 as an
#3431 grandparents grandparents'
#3432 Some One
#3433 to day today
#3434 which but
#3435 continued continue
#3436 we and I
#3437 changed changes
#3438 fro from
#3439 expect except
#3440 jus just
#3441 is us
#3442 off out
#3443 seeing to see
#3444 cultural culturally
#3445 maintain maintains
#3446 have to should
#3447 names name
#3448 amounts amount
#3449 my your
#3450 I my
#3451 step stepped
#3452 didn't did not
#3453 certificate certificates
#3454 America American
#3455 '”
#3456 So that That
#3457 stated states
#3458 or/and and/or
#3459 voice voices
#3460 flower flowers
#3461 kept keep
#3462 thru through the
#3463 Master’s Masters
#3464 explanation explanations
#3465 7pm 7 pm
#3466 and all All
#3467 Williams Williams'
#3468 away a way
#3469 til until
#3470 prepare preparing
#3471 quiet quite
#3472 coz because
#3473 Lastly Finally
#3474 occur occurs
#3475 moment time
#3476 workers workers'
#3477 live leave
#3478 founded found
#3479 each other one another
#3480 i I will
#3481 that’s that is
#3482 on out
#3483 color colored
#3484 begun began
#3485 expect expected
#3486 have know
#3487 image imagine
#3488 advises advice
#3489 wouldnt wouldn't
#3490 in the of
#3491 communicate communicated
#3492 claim claimed
#3493 on call on-call
#3494 increasing increase
#3495 compliment complement
#3496 and plus
#3497 that with whom
#3498 in under
#3499 will does
#3500 fill filled