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 attachement the attachment
#4102 his or her their
#4103 send to sent
#4104 do am
#4105 during from
#4106 trip trips
#4107 Arrived I arrived
#4108 as ask
#4109 on-line online
#4110 31 31st
#4111 travelling travel
#4112 would to
#4113 passes passed
#4114 visa visas
#4115 tend tends
#4116 refugee refugees
#4117 assure ensure
#4118 on site onsite
#4119 damages damage
#4120 arrive arrives
#4121 hit hits
#4122 tv TVs
#4123 system system's
#4124 does can
#4125 and &
#4126 we will
#4127 sleep slept
#4128 smooth smoothly
#4129 its it was
#4130 stair case staircase
#4131 programme programmes
#4132 open ended open-ended
#4133 ned need
#4134 ” You ”You
#4135 such as including
#4136 apply applying
#4137 y'all you all
#4138 cousins cousin's
#4139 pickup pick up
#4140 virus viruses
#4141 doors door
#4142 year years of
#4143 solutions solution
#4144 It and it
#4145 ordered order
#4146 accept accepted
#4147 which is :
#4148 So as As
#4149 remain remained
#4150 save saving
#4151 rule rules
#4152 a that
#4153 SUEK’ SUEK’s
#4154 last lasts
#4155 tax taxes
#4156 by with a
#4157 bachelor bachelors
#4158 thank ! Thank
#4159 on with the
#4160 web based web-based
#4161 apologies apologise
#4162 Im I
#4163 foreign sourced foreign-sourced
#4164 serval several
#4165 side hand
#4166 Heres Here's
#4167 right correctly
#4168 clean cleaning
#4169 analyze analyse
#4170 wen when
#4171 using uses
#4172 need to should
#4173 colours colors
#4174 in from the
#4175 18 18th
#4176 defenses defense
#4177 dance dancing
#4178 related relate
#4179 either whether
#4180 if could
#4181 realize realized that
#4182 know knowing
#4183 mans man's
#4184 4pm 4 pm
#4185 image imagine
#4186 followup follow up
#4187 success successes
#4188 finds found
#4189 titled entitled
#4190 her my
#4191 at risk at-risk
#4192 report reported
#4193 know have known
#4194 Any Are there any
#4195 to you can
#4196 go gone
#4197 have were
#4198 class room classroom
#4199 dept department
#4200 which with