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
#5101 goin going
#5102 report reporting
#5103 assistant assistance
#5104 methods method
#5105 no more anymore
#5106 h hours
#5107 was will be
#5108 symptom symptoms
#5109 I also I
#5110 race races
#5111 oportunity opportunity
#5112 perform performed
#5113 communicate communication
#5114 mam ma'am
#5115 staring starting
#5116 yourself yourselves
#5117 Dera Dear
#5118 requirements requirement
#5119 camera cameras
#5120 such as like
#5121 o k okay
#5122 following follows
#5123 were had been
#5124 that with
#5125 about on the
#5126 give have
#5127 for after
#5128 I am I
#5129 first time first-time
#5130 break down breakdown
#5131 secured secure
#5132 have has been
#5133 I’d I would
#5134 happen occur
#5135 20 % 20%
#5136 Thank you Thanks
#5137 Thnak Thank
#5138 mater matter
#5139 10$ $10
#5140 of :
#5141 maximise maximize
#5142 good goods
#5143 season seasons
#5144 involves involve
#5145 There and there
#5146 2016 2017
#5147 am going to will
#5148 work job
#5149 he you
#5150 in for a
#5151 David David's
#5152 2500 2 500
#5153 world worlds
#5154 kick off kick-off
#5155 during while
#5156 go gone
#5157 start up start-up
#5158 My In my
#5159 Ms Mrs
#5160 Writer The writer
#5161 county country
#5162 bother bothered
#5163 a lot so much
#5164 technician technicians
#5165 : We we
#5166 they'll they
#5167 wand want
#5168 now days nowadays
#5169 tv TVs
#5170 heart breaking heartbreaking
#5171 fly flight
#5172 Appreciate I would appreciate
#5173 we We have
#5174 proforma pro forma
#5175 CR’s CRs
#5176 interoperability inter-operability
#5177 bit little
#5178 if as
#5179 staff staffed
#5180 the which
#5181 ages aged
#5182 how How are
#5183 7pm 7 pm
#5184 interventions intervention
#5185 himself him
#5186 me mine
#5187 candidate candidates
#5188 get find
#5189 apply applying
#5190 sit site
#5191 who's who
#5192 apologize apologized
#5193 will willing
#5194 sister sister's
#5195 where the The
#5196 foe for
#5197 to do in doing
#5198 You If you
#5199 # number
#5200 to the in