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 it's they are
#4202 sugars sugar
#4203 neither nor
#4204 weren’t were not
#4205 shot shoot
#4206 guaranty guarantee
#4207 Garowe Garowe's
#4208 modern day modern-day
#4209 broadcasted broadcast
#4210 wanting want
#4211 minds mind
#4212 conduct conducting
#4213 exercising exercise
#4214 Especially Particularly
#4215 generation generations
#4216 yet but
#4217 fist first
#4218 achieved achieve
#4219 it to
#4220 timesheet time sheet
#4221 Prequalification pre-qualification
#4222 firm firms
#4223 foreign sourced foreign-sourced
#4224 voice mail voicemail
#4225 forwarded forward
#4226 brick and mortar brick-and-mortar
#4227 carry carried
#4228 out door outdoor
#4229 a in
#4230 list least
#4231 but Still
#4232 economic economy
#4233 want what
#4234 white whites
#4235 discuss discussion
#4236 However the The
#4237 correct corrected
#4238 kindly kind
#4239 Will It will
#4240 nitriding nitriting
#4241 yours you
#4242 its it´s
#4243 thay they
#4244 manufacturer manufacturers
#4245 confident confidence
#4246 run running
#4247 anticompetitive anti-competitive
#4248 each the
#4249 Haven't I haven't
#4250 further farther
#4251 deliver delivery
#4252 realizes realized
#4253 its it was
#4254 late later
#4255 mu my
#4256 teaches teach
#4257 percent %
#4258 residence residents
#4259 theorie theory
#4260 # number
#4261 mostly most
#4262 e mail email
#4263 for ever forever
#4264 types type
#4265 patients patient
#4266 aluminium aluminum
#4267 tools tool
#4268 came went
#4269 fulltime full-time
#4270 pair pairs
#4271 would like wish
#4272 if whether or not
#4273 break down breakdown
#4274 a that
#4275 re are
#4276 answering answer
#4277 means meant
#4278 text book textbook
#4279 believe believes
#4280 families family's
#4281 aswell as well
#4282 out up
#4283 one an
#4284 partners partner's
#4285 around about
#4286 connect connected
#4287 writing written
#4288 And Furthermore
#4289 literatures literature
#4290 Mr Mrs
#4291 So so that
#4292 an and an
#4293 including included
#4294 to so we can
#4295 kick kicked
#4296 possibility possible
#4297 earlier earliest
#4298 an in
#4299 success succeed
#4300 personality personalities