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 answering answer
#3902 onboard on board
#3903 IRAS’ IRAS
#3904 incomes income
#3905 definately definitely
#3906 U S US
#3907 invite invited
#3908 requests request
#3909 list least
#3910 have done did
#3911 hole whole
#3912 includes including
#3913 Went I went
#3914 chosen chose
#3915 ate eaten
#3916 an some
#3917 Apr April
#3918 colours colors
#3919 a hold ahold
#3920 establish established
#3921 socio economic socio-economic
#3922 low budget low-budget
#3923 teachers teachers'
#3924 FYI For your information
#3925 doesn’t didn’t
#3926 holiday holidays
#3927 forgot forgotten
#3928 entitle entitled
#3929 emeet e-meet
#3930 on as
#3931 I myself
#3932 make up make-up
#3933 attach have attached
#3934 mostly most
#3935 writing written
#3936 to in order to
#3937 prefer preferred
#3938 mu my
#3939 face faced
#3940 foreign sourced foreign-sourced
#3941 calls called
#3942 stay remain
#3943 Garowe Garowe's
#3944 for being to be
#3945 performances performance
#3946 better more
#3947 might could
#3948 get are
#3949 state stated
#3950 roll role
#3951 Some time Sometimes
#3952 those they
#3953 the as
#3954 percent %
#3955 release releases
#3956 And Furthermore
#3957 but Still
#3958 the :
#3959 out door outdoor
#3960 image images
#3961 and how How
#3962 I'm I've been
#3963 economic economy
#3964 salary salaries
#3965 mans man's
#3966 and im I'm
#3967 what's what was
#3968 successes success
#3969 years’ years
#3970 estimation estimate
#3971 they which
#3972 reservation reservations
#3973 favorite favourite
#3974 anticompetitive anti-competitive
#3975 how ever however
#3976 e g
#3977 finalise finalize
#3978 in consider – into consideration that
#3979 led lead
#3980 newtons Newton's
#3981 characters character
#3982 realised realise
#3983 followup follow up
#3984 when since
#3985 felt fell
#3986 tones tonnes
#3987 lives life
#3988 good bye goodbye
#3989 went came
#3990 msg message
#3991 organise organize
#3992 allow allowing
#3993 20 % 20%
#3994 manufacturer manufacturers
#3995 it is are
#3996 Goodmorning Good morning
#3997 object objects
#3998 of the in
#3999 summit submit
#4000 headache headaches