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
#5201 over for
#5202 emission emissions
#5203 $1000 $1 000
#5204 regan Reagan
#5205 Appreciate I would appreciate
#5206 to do we
#5207 a every
#5208 did completed
#5209 should were to
#5210 advice advised
#5211 what why
#5212 yo to
#5213 Wish We wish
#5214 watch watches
#5215 fine find
#5216 caracter character
#5217 hat that
#5218 clearly clear
#5219 colleges colleagues
#5220 This and
#5221 run running
#5222 invoices invoice
#5223 enrolment enrollment
#5224 but he He
#5225 because this This
#5226 log in login
#5227 public publicly
#5228 came have come
#5229 talks talked
#5230 telephonic telephone
#5231 no the
#5232 specially specifically
#5233 cant cannot
#5234 follows follow
#5235 do go
#5236 college colleges
#5237 make give
#5238 9 09
#5239 two too
#5240 enhanced enhance
#5241 pleased please
#5242 Is This is
#5243 in with a
#5244 made had
#5245 takes care of paying pays
#5246 fire him get fired
#5247 entitle entitled
#5248 you’ve you have
#5249 parents parent's
#5250 was would
#5251 breathe breath
#5252 expressing express
#5253 allowed allow
#5254 horizon horizons
#5255 hotel hotels
#5256 museum museums
#5257 bite bit
#5258 within during
#5259 straightaway straight away
#5260 have to 'have to'
#5261 said continued
#5262 creates create
#5263 to give giving
#5264 222 East Fourth Street 222EastFourthStreet
#5265 transition transitions
#5266 to keep keeping
#5267 for to the
#5268 weight weigh
#5269 abut about
#5270 Saw I saw
#5271 informed advised
#5272 As Being
#5273 begin beginning
#5274 because of for
#5275 are include
#5276 1st The first
#5277 wood wooden
#5278 sister sisters
#5279 in around
#5280 However it It
#5281 download downloaded
#5282 after school after-school
#5283 reflects reflect
#5284 want what
#5285 by until
#5286 Please we We
#5287 what so ever whatsoever
#5288 expression expressions
#5289 aims aim
#5290 valuable invaluable
#5291 choose chosen
#5292 practices practice
#5293 Viet Nam Vietnam
#5294 per a
#5295 made did
#5296 hop hope
#5297 During At
#5298 complaint complain
#5299 sides side
#5300 The Is the