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
#4001 stared started
#4002 in across
#4003 get find
#4004 Here’s Here are
#4005 a am
#4006 anybody anyone
#4007 take have
#4008 Here's Here are
#4009 farmers farmers'
#4010 change chance
#4011 open ended open-ended
#4012 hire hired
#4013 users user
#4014 deliver delivering
#4015 flight flights
#4016 appreciate appreciative
#4017 customised customized
#4018 and just Just
#4019 the some
#4020 on-line online
#4021 diffrent different
#4022 allowed allow
#4023 real time real-time
#4024 missed miss
#4025 technology technologies
#4026 director directors
#4027 manufacture manufacturing
#4028 broadcasted broadcast
#4029 films film's
#4030 now then
#4031 won't wouldn't
#4032 scene scenes
#4033 being that since
#4034 ore or
#4035 summit submit
#4036 areas area
#4037 literatures literature
#4038 on as
#4039 Yew/ Elaine Yew/Elaine
#4040 screen screens
#4041 working works
#4042 So I'm so
#4043 know have known
#4044 sister sister's
#4045 herd heard
#4046 after school after-school
#4047 settings setting
#4048 key keys
#4049 So I am so
#4050 and with a
#4051 But you You
#4052 permeant permanent
#4053 hat that
#4054 Also It also
#4055 around about
#4056 Can It can
#4057 nobody no one
#4058 avoid avoiding
#4059 contact contacting
#4060 symptom symptoms
#4061 created create
#4062 CR’s CRs
#4063 near by nearby
#4064 took takes
#4065 – we We
#4066 2 to
#4067 horizon horizons
#4068 I will I
#4069 step stepped
#4070 once one
#4071 when since
#4072 you us
#4073 city city's
#4074 caring care
#4075 serve served
#4076 msg message
#4077 Hi Good morning
#4078 any some
#4079 which when
#4080 husband husband's
#4081 subject subjected
#4082 documents document
#4083 rather whether
#4084 throw threw
#4085 about approximately
#4086 ment meant
#4087 should could
#4088 Or Otherwise
#4089 don’t not
#4090 a on
#4091 became have become
#4092 prospect prospective
#4093 read reads
#4094 Id I'd
#4095 to than
#4096 lose loss
#4097 putting put
#4098 stands stand
#4099 because the The
#4100 is are the