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
#5401 opens opened
#5402 affective effective
#5403 donation donations
#5404 throught through
#5405 valuable invaluable
#5406 booked book
#5407 him him/her
#5408 even event
#5409 settle settled
#5410 Redstage RSW
#5411 items item
#5412 collaborate collaborated
#5413 those they
#5414 During Over
#5415 one pager one-pager
#5416 reoccurring recurring
#5417 You that you
#5418 revenues revenue
#5419 incomes income
#5420 update updating
#5421 relates relate
#5422 after in
#5423 runs run
#5424 Also It also
#5425 where for which
#5426 admin administrative
#5427 positon position
#5428 grandmother's grandmothers
#5429 made did
#5430 then rather than
#5431 so some
#5432 puts put
#5433 in around
#5434 could've could have
#5435 advisors advisers
#5436 turned turns
#5437 hour our
#5438 defined define
#5439 preventive preventative
#5440 But as As
#5441 specifcation specification
#5442 one by one one-by-one
#5443 true truth
#5444 it” it ”
#5445 global globe
#5446 valentines Valentine's
#5447 am I'm
#5448 written writing
#5449 in class in-class
#5450 lives lived
#5451 do be
#5452 States States'
#5453 about approximately
#5454 told tells
#5455 to it will
#5456 to keep keeping
#5457 numbers a number
#5458 loss lose
#5459 sugars sugar
#5460 got have a
#5461 towards in
#5462 enjoy enjoys
#5463 a way away
#5464 & and the
#5465 30 $30
#5466 have gone went
#5467 03 3
#5468 misunderstanding misunderstandings
#5469 re are
#5470 won't want
#5471 requesting request
#5472 floor floors
#5473 yesterdays yesterday's
#5474 morning morning's
#5475 like about
#5476 haven't hasn't
#5477 days day's
#5478 to go going
#5479 already previously
#5480 father in law father-in-law
#5481 talked to spoke with
#5482 faces face
#5483 seat seats
#5484 We that we
#5485 confirme confirm
#5486 save saving
#5487 but i I
#5488 quit quite
#5489 but except
#5490 but I
#5491 also too
#5492 tou you
#5493 tour tours
#5494 parent’s parents'
#5495 sign up sign-up
#5496 to you can
#5497 it's ! It's
#5498 styles style
#5499 Never I never
#5500 repair repairs