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
#5001 even ever
#5002 collogues colleagues
#5003 the medical medically
#5004 Alabama AL
#5005 bother bothered
#5006 fore for
#5007 original originally
#5008 waters water
#5009 patience patient
#5010 for before
#5011 flowing following
#5012 foreign source foreign-source
#5013 over for
#5014 who’s whose
#5015 explains explain
#5016 and your Your
#5017 chatbots chatbot
#5018 report reported
#5019 youu you
#5020 although but
#5021 to become becoming
#5022 speak spoke
#5023 for so
#5024 oportunity opportunity
#5025 would were to
#5026 job work
#5027 ethics ethic
#5028 men men's
#5029 Meanwhile In the meantime
#5030 aims aim
#5031 competitors competitors'
#5032 his is
#5033 thus this
#5034 peoples peoples'
#5035 exiting exciting
#5036 iI I
#5037 fits fit
#5038 science scientific
#5039 he you
#5040 later latter
#5041 public publicly
#5042 ” I ”I
#5043 that of which
#5044 challenges challenge
#5045 range ranges
#5046 done down
#5047 seeing seen
#5048 home page homepage
#5049 time sensitive time-sensitive
#5050 voice voices
#5051 24 24th
#5052 query queries
#5053 Want I want
#5054 dicuss discuss
#5055 theyre they're
#5056 to give giving
#5057 improve improves
#5058 one 1
#5059 paths path
#5060 meets meet
#5061 have to should
#5062 Now i I
#5063 youre your
#5064 settle settled
#5065 tou you
#5066 ask request
#5067 authorised authorized
#5068 One : one
#5069 front end front-end
#5070 opens opened
#5071 associate associates
#5072 utilise utilize
#5073 meetings meeting
#5074 be stay
#5075 homes for sale home
#5076 classroom classrooms
#5077 refugee refugees
#5078 would be am
#5079 one pager one-pager
#5080 match matches
#5081 25 25th
#5082 Because it It
#5083 abut about
#5084 self selves
#5085 finalize finalizing
#5086 killed kill
#5087 should can
#5088 If : if
#5089 size sized
#5090 shoot shot
#5091 Ave Avenue
#5092 made did
#5093 opening openings
#5094 isn't aren't
#5095 given give
#5096 make give
#5097 serves serve
#5098 during over
#5099 accident accidents
#5100 benifit benefit