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 will be being
#4202 must had to
#4203 care cared
#4204 100 $100
#4205 begin begins
#4206 be having have
#4207 he’s he
#4208 Didn’t I didn’t
#4209 nd and
#4210 break broke
#4211 I she
#4212 on site on-site
#4213 creates created
#4214 are a
#4215 Feburary February
#4216 ”he ” he
#4217 markets market
#4218 layer layers
#4219 rock contains of rocks contain
#4220 calculation calculations
#4221 witch with
#4222 bankdraft bank draft
#4223 has having
#4224 said stated
#4225 into in to
#4226 an in
#4227 you her
#4228 consultant consultants
#4229 parts part
#4230 using uses
#4231 jus just
#4232 is the are
#4233 colours colors
#4234 John John's
#4235 Half day Half-day
#4236 sets set
#4237 apply applies
#4238 DFP D F P
#4239 allowing allow
#4240 will may
#4241 mans man's
#4242 we We will
#4243 high level high-level
#4244 modification modifications
#4245 hang hanging
#4246 recording recordings
#4247 usually usual
#4248 life live
#4249 post intervention post-intervention
#4250 song songs
#4251 eyes eye
#4252 task tasked
#4253 meetings meeting
#4254 and sometimes Sometimes
#4255 names name
#4256 kept keep
#4257 one an
#4258 anybody anyone
#4259 decided decides
#4260 from due to
#4261 adult adults
#4262 block blocked
#4263 j I
#4264 came comes
#4265 depends depend
#4266 object objects
#4267 repair repairs
#4268 hours hours'
#4269 it’s this is
#4270 chapter chapters
#4271 notice note
#4272 never ending never-ending
#4273 six 6
#4274 occurs occur
#4275 painting paintings
#4276 need have
#4277 can't can
#4278 light lights
#4279 year end year-end
#4280 deals deal
#4281 mix mixed
#4282 ideas idea
#4283 nail nails
#4284 Research The research
#4285 Trust I trust
#4286 communication communicating
#4287 really very
#4288 this there
#4289 happened happening
#4290 Will It will
#4291 campaign campaigns
#4292 rooms room
#4293 became has become
#4294 from about
#4295 interested interesting
#4296 ur you're
#4297 You If you
#4298 we with
#4299 come go
#4300 became was

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