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
#4701 it things
#4702 on or
#4703 to keep keeping
#4704 do so
#4705 over and
#4706 taking took
#4707 wish hope that
#4708 spoken spoke
#4709 front end front-end
#4710 these them
#4711 answers answer
#4712 paths path
#4713 &and and
#4714 What At what
#4715 animals animals'
#4716 complete completely
#4717 brush brushed
#4718 their selves themselves
#4719 steps step
#4720 at the on
#4721 stuffs stuff
#4722 competition competitions
#4723 shared sharing
#4724 wan want
#4725 experiments experiment
#4726 on with the
#4727 in throughout
#4728 teaches teach
#4729 sugars sugar
#4730 drives drive
#4731 wouldn't would not
#4732 skillset skill set
#4733 forwarded forward
#4734 successes success
#4735 With that That
#4736 grounds ground
#4737 brother brother's
#4738 want went
#4739 legislations legislation
#4740 coming upcoming
#4741 apologize apologized
#4742 appear appears
#4743 sit site
#4744 isn't aren't
#4745 journal journals
#4746 And Furthermore
#4747 friends friend
#4748 socio economic socio-economic
#4749 husbands husband's
#4750 choosed chose
#4751 that the The
#4752 show case showcase
#4753 mine mind
#4754 is there are
#4755 the one
#4756 Non RGU non-RGU
#4757 in consider – into consideration that
#4758 addition additional
#4759 they then
#4760 realised realise
#4761 individuals individual
#4762 women female
#4763 work force workforce
#4764 then so
#4765 letting allowing
#4766 checking check
#4767 there these
#4768 need have
#4769 outline outlined
#4770 bu but
#4771 So that That
#4772 breast breasts
#4773 trying tried
#4774 desire desired
#4775 had spoken spoke
#4776 also was was also
#4777 there they are
#4778 decides decided
#4779 for when
#4780 I’d I would
#4781 I've been I was
#4782 behavior behavioral
#4783 do am
#4784 Also you You
#4785 am will
#4786 on going ongoing
#4787 fields field
#4788 peoples peoples'
#4789 close closing
#4790 tell give
#4791 to with the
#4792 can is
#4793 it's they are
#4794 guess guest
#4795 tenants tenant
#4796 where ever wherever
#4797 ingredient ingredients
#4798 and but I
#4799 someone someone's
#4800 this an