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
#4201 scheme schemes
#4202 and including
#4203 competences competencies
#4204 what so ever whatsoever
#4205 itself themselves
#4206 bother bothered
#4207 act acting
#4208 have is
#4209 to have for
#4210 requirements requirement
#4211 judgment judgement
#4212 belong belonged
#4213 driver drivers
#4214 bit but
#4215 began begin
#4216 where whereas
#4217 search searches
#4218 statements statement
#4219 enroll enrol
#4220 evaluation evaluations
#4221 landlord landlord's
#4222 kick off kick-off
#4223 No 'No
#4224 director directors
#4225 the one
#4226 report reported
#4227 file filed
#4228 it's this is
#4229 facility facilities
#4230 gesture gestures
#4231 gather gathered
#4232 tht that
#4233 commited committed
#4234 attachment attached
#4235 events event
#4236 comeback come back
#4237 as than
#4238 how the
#4239 clt client
#4240 it's they are
#4241 have send sent
#4242 if do
#4243 off of from
#4244 is the are
#4245 required requires
#4246 be am
#4247 it self itself
#4248 real life real-life
#4249 tel tell
#4250 What At what
#4251 didn’t don’t
#4252 system system's
#4253 brand brands
#4254 get achieve
#4255 forms form
#4256 close closing
#4257 2000 2 000
#4258 it`s it's
#4259 putting put
#4260 age aged
#4261 eco friendly eco-friendly
#4262 and by By
#4263 refer refers
#4264 convenient convenience
#4265 Some time Sometimes
#4266 designed design
#4267 who’s whose
#4268 took had taken
#4269 there these
#4270 shot shoot
#4271 This In this
#4272 have been be
#4273 remind reminds
#4274 but they They
#4275 occur occurs
#4276 we're where
#4277 through to
#4278 who with whom
#4279 convince convinced
#4280 half way halfway
#4281 See ( see
#4282 effectively effective
#4283 after later
#4284 view viewed
#4285 hearts heart
#4286 sources source
#4287 participate participating
#4288 how the way that
#4289 2nd the second
#4290 Also Additionally
#4291 invite invited
#4292 organization organisation
#4293 then that
#4294 finalise finalize
#4295 coast cost
#4296 region regions
#4297 realize realized that
#4298 ”said ” said
#4299 cannot can
#4300 are be