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 install installation
#5002 related relating
#5003 carry carrying
#5004   We We
#5005 utilise utilize
#5006 student the students
#5007 temporary temporarily
#5008 and about
#5009 Dear and
#5010 China Chinese
#5011 in with a
#5012 indicates indicate
#5013 tell say
#5014 this they
#5015 Want I want
#5016 No 'No
#5017 Then and then
#5018 Chris Chris's
#5019 it her
#5020 question questioned
#5021 that I to
#5022 addition additional
#5023 cos because
#5024 but while
#5025 drives drive
#5026 relax relaxed
#5027 to have in having
#5028 per a
#5029 by my
#5030 Madame Madam
#5031 woke wake
#5032 ration ratio
#5033 maintained maintain
#5034 exiting exciting
#5035 voice voices
#5036 Good It was good
#5037 paths path
#5038 ourself ourselves
#5039 5th fifth
#5040 Setup Set-up
#5041 claim claimed
#5042 attempt attempted
#5043 keep continue
#5044 the same it
#5045 It’s This is
#5046 And 'And
#5047 in the into
#5048 habit habits
#5049 but so
#5050 explain explaining
#5051 face facial
#5052 comeback come back
#5053 misunderstanding misunderstandings
#5054 The Is the
#5055 examination examinations
#5056 club clap
#5057 a every
#5058 my I
#5059 helps will help
#5060 when with
#5061 i so I
#5062 grounds ground
#5063 open source open-source
#5064 kinds kind
#5065 gossips gossip
#5066 nights night's
#5067 works has worked
#5068 startup startups
#5069 arrest arrests
#5070 assistant assistance
#5071 belong belonging
#5072 walking walk
#5073 one the
#5074 222 East Fourth Street 222EastFourthStreet
#5075 laws law
#5076 requires required
#5077 Office Officer
#5078 belong belonged
#5079 poses pose
#5080 can't don't
#5081 enhanced enhance
#5082 meal meals
#5083 made caused
#5084 the both
#5085 achive achieve
#5086 Sunday's Sundays
#5087 appointment appointments
#5088 paramecium paramecia
#5089 weight weigh
#5090 whos who's
#5091 am are
#5092 smiles smile
#5093 lists list
#5094 you'll you will
#5095 preferred prefer
#5096 us me
#5097 studying study
#5098 18 eighteen
#5099 discover discovered
#5100 exibition exhibition