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 challenges challenge
#4002 attachement attachment
#4003 any where anywhere
#4004 had been were
#4005 worlds world's
#4006 Whenever When
#4007 attend attends
#4008 while as
#4009 (
#4010 h hours
#4011 What It
#4012 but this This
#4013 IRAS’ IRAS
#4014 sheet sheets
#4015 symptom symptoms
#4016 customised customized
#4017 resulted resulting
#4018 high risk high-risk
#4019 stuff things
#4020 or Otherwise
#4021  This This
#4022 so the
#4023 JC J C
#4024 if should
#4025 resources resource
#4026 lifecycle life cycle
#4027 indicate indicates
#4028 can be is
#4029 booking bookings
#4030 now days nowadays
#4031 ability abilities
#4032 aim aims
#4033 Company the company
#4034 can cannot
#4035 develop development
#4036 my your
#4037 nurses nurse's
#4038 t to
#4039 contact contract
#4040 the students them
#4041 secure secured
#4042 achieving achieve
#4043 apply applied
#4044 trying tried
#4045 Lastly Finally
#4046 teaches teach
#4047 have a has
#4048 U S US
#4049 flows flow
#4050 proces process
#4051 and therefore Therefore
#4052 cooperation co-operation
#4053 following follows
#4054 how : How
#4055 neither either
#4056 patience patient
#4057 near by nearby
#4058 her a
#4059 Most The most
#4060 this of these
#4061 break breaks
#4062 looked looks
#4063 but buy
#4064 developments development
#4065 with through
#4066 28 28th
#4067 due to because of
#4068 is I
#4069 notes note
#4070 Here's Here are
#4071 will would be
#4072 29 29th
#4073 color colour
#4074 possibly possible
#4075 they which
#4076 Now we We
#4077 who how
#4078 I write I'm writing
#4079 asked asks
#4080 when and
#4081 develop develops
#4082 a is
#4083 serve served
#4084 work load workload
#4085 too so
#4086 performer performance
#4087 a each
#4088 speak spoke
#4089 relating related
#4090 realise realize
#4091 jewelry jewellery
#4092 this your
#4093 travel traveled
#4094 finalise finalize
#4095 diffrent different
#4096 Miss Ms
#4097 then so
#4098 taking took
#4099 text book textbook
#4100 season seasons