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
#5301 agents agents'
#5302 defence defense
#5303 rely really
#5304 in up
#5305 arrest arrests
#5306 performer performance
#5307 couldn’t couldn't
#5308 one pager one-pager
#5309 brand brands
#5310 won't don't
#5311 world view worldview
#5312 visa visas
#5313 improvements improvement
#5314 gone going to
#5315 investment investments
#5316 commited committed
#5317 who with whom
#5318 off out of
#5319 other's others
#5320 increasing increase
#5321 crewmembers crew members
#5322 happening happen
#5323 had taken took
#5324 perform performs
#5325 low law
#5326 spends spend
#5327 carpark car park
#5328 kind hearted kind-hearted
#5329 Maintained Maintain
#5330 considering consider
#5331 relates relate
#5332 closed closing
#5333 Analytic Analytics
#5334 draw drawing
#5335 continuously continuous
#5336 collect collecting
#5337 ofcourse of course
#5338 wish want
#5339 revised revise
#5340 during at
#5341 best better
#5342 go gone
#5343 $ 50 $50
#5344 snack snacks
#5345 gains gain
#5346 succed succeed
#5347 immigrant immigrants
#5348 teenager teenagers
#5349 and it This
#5350 guarantee guarantees
#5351 hide hid
#5352 science scientific
#5353 mark marked
#5354 allowing allow
#5355 refer referred
#5356 Apologize I apologize
#5357 will need needs
#5358 so I
#5359 startup startups
#5360 meal meals
#5361 – this This
#5362 successful successfully
#5363 died die
#5364 made had
#5365 I go I'm going
#5366 were would be
#5367 Inshala Inshallah
#5368 after later
#5369 Hii Hi
#5370 specially specifically
#5371 30 am 30am
#5372 One : one
#5373 hates hate
#5374 parent’s parents'
#5375 but except
#5376 to become becoming
#5377 raise rise
#5378 capabilities capability
#5379 enjoy enjoys
#5380 would may
#5381 Saw I saw
#5382 chemical chemicals
#5383 modification modifications
#5384 o of
#5385 advocate advocates
#5386 qualify qualified
#5387 gussets guests
#5388 Now i I
#5389 stoped stopped
#5390 Mam Madam
#5391 to we will
#5392 wholes holes
#5393 Hows How's
#5394 roadmap road map
#5395 be go
#5396 wait waited
#5397 subscales sub-scales
#5398 China China's
#5399 should need to
#5400 spread sheet spreadsheet