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
#3901 do take
#3902 one of the a
#3903 thus this
#3904 hat that
#3905 bussines business
#3906 literatures literature
#3907 module modules
#3908 ensure ensuring
#3909 supervisor supervisors
#3910 force forced
#3911 Will It will
#3912 you've you have
#3913 I'm I've been
#3914 friendship friendships
#3915 learn learnt
#3916 you her
#3917 but he He
#3918 fail fails
#3919 conversations conversation
#3920 effects effect
#3921 that to which
#3922 educations education
#3923 wont want
#3924 IRAS I R A S
#3925 using uses
#3926 on or
#3927 singed signed
#3928 how the
#3929 summer time summertime
#3930 you can possible
#3931 and make making
#3932 operation operational
#3933 sever server
#3934 way manner
#3935 get received
#3936 the on
#3937 teach teaches
#3938 temporary temporarily
#3939 This In this
#3940 raised raise
#3941 are if
#3942 technics techniques
#3943 on as
#3944 enrolment enrollment
#3945 what so ever whatsoever
#3946 prefect perfect
#3947 COC’s COCs
#3948 bother bothered
#3949 and or the
#3950 is it would be
#3951 know knowing
#3952 on this
#3953 They These
#3954 target targets
#3955 pre-existing preexisting
#3956 to get of getting
#3957 of as to
#3958 recognized recognize
#3959 surrounding surroundings
#3960 wife wife's
#3961 and so So
#3962 why what
#3963 regarding for
#3964 more other
#3965 us use
#3966 talks talk
#3967 welcoming welcome
#3968 is was a
#3969 with through
#3970 waiting wait
#3971 define defined
#3972 base basis
#3973 potential potentially
#3974 once one
#3975 girl girls
#3976 the than
#3977 hairs hair
#3978 what's what is
#3979 See ( see
#3980 do perform
#3981 this ! This
#3982 use us
#3983 haven't hadn't
#3984 opening openings
#3985 apartment apartments
#3986 around about
#3987 Coordinate Coordinated
#3988 smart phones smartphones
#3989 began begin
#3990 be sending send
#3991 hearing hear
#3992 family family's
#3993 health-care healthcare
#3994 deduction/ allowance deduction/allowance
#3995 privet private
#3996 instalment installment
#3997 I’m looking I look
#3998 5th fifth
#3999 that’s that are
#4000 side site

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