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
#4101 know have known
#4102 Some time Sometimes
#4103 by because of
#4104 : that
#4105 These are This is
#4106 little few
#4107 on own
#4108 I was I'm
#4109 students’ students
#4110 yours you
#4111 teachers teacher's
#4112 Hi Good morning
#4113 and with a
#4114 teacher's teachers'
#4115 encourage encourages
#4116 prospect prospective
#4117 abuses abuse
#4118 20 % 20%
#4119 invite invited
#4120 flight flights
#4121 match matches
#4122 haven't hadn't
#4123 perform performed
#4124 on at a
#4125 Especially Particularly
#4126 new news
#4127 getting becoming
#4128 the some
#4129 habit habits
#4130 offer offering
#4131 documents document
#4132 thus this
#4133 10 $10
#4134 state stated
#4135 faces face
#4136 crimes crime
#4137 through though
#4138 ment meant
#4139 system system's
#4140 My and my
#4141 during from
#4142 cooperation co-operation
#4143 stay remain
#4144 notify notified
#4145 mi my
#4146 holiday holidays
#4147 class room classroom
#4148 finalise finalize
#4149 watched watch
#4150 25 25th
#4151 at that
#4152 classmate classmates
#4153 safe save
#4154 Or Otherwise
#4155 designed design
#4156 tried tries
#4157 Redstage RSW
#4158 answering answer
#4159 movements movement
#4160 and any
#4161 key keys
#4162 offering offer
#4163 haven’t have not
#4164 I am My name is
#4165 Looking We look
#4166 in within the
#4167 So i I
#4168 dynamic dynamics
#4169 asked asks
#4170 to read reading
#4171 safe safely
#4172 lock locked
#4173 should could
#4174 Only The only
#4175 patients patient
#4176 talking talk
#4177 on up
#4178 lot lots
#4179 Japan Japanese
#4180 SNC-L SNC-L's
#4181 allowed allow
#4182 My In my
#4183 give have
#4184 over night overnight
#4185 feature rich feature-rich
#4186 kick kicked
#4187 resources resource
#4188 virus viruses
#4189 and these These
#4190 stared started
#4191 she's she was
#4192 whoever whomever
#4193 acids acid
#4194 off grid off-grid
#4195 More over Moreover
#4196 audiences audience
#4197 also a a
#4198 timesheet time sheet
#4199 rates rate
#4200 nearby near