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
#5501 Nikki Nikki's
#5502 teachers teacher's
#5503 Ohh Oh
#5504 cheats cheat
#5505 sales person salesperson
#5506 first 1st
#5507 grow growth
#5508 check see
#5509 a of the
#5510 5 $5
#5511 to move moving
#5512 Iraq Iraqi
#5513 get take
#5514 personaly personally
#5515 authors author
#5516 summited submitted
#5517 explore explored
#5518 but so
#5519 in among
#5520 a every
#5521 recover recovered
#5522 student the students
#5523 catch catching
#5524 falls fall
#5525 brother brother's
#5526 Nondisclosure Non-disclosure
#5527 8am 8 a m
#5528 last latest
#5529 test tested
#5530 hav have
#5531 medication medications
#5532 I my
#5533 suggested suggest
#5534 addresses addressees
#5535 should were to
#5536 his him
#5537 tourist tourists
#5538 that whose
#5539 screen screening
#5540 challange challenge
#5541 act acting
#5542 organizational organisational
#5543 you” you
#5544 drink drinks
#5545 laboratory laboratories
#5546 no 'no'
#5547 at a a
#5548 ensure ensures
#5549 until before
#5550 sign off sign-off
#5551 it these
#5552 working worked
#5553 the one
#5554 expressing express
#5555 don't does not
#5556 struggle struggled
#5557 focuses focused
#5558 from on the
#5559 expose exposed
#5560 finish finishes
#5561 arround around
#5562 in regards regarding
#5563 appears appeared
#5564 separate separately
#5565 fight fighting
#5566 shoe shoes
#5567 who They
#5568 presidents President's
#5569 consists consisted
#5570 prefered preferred
#5571 30 am 30am
#5572 tenants tenants'
#5573 anything nothing
#5574 a way away
#5575 theatre theater
#5576 Europa Europe
#5577 permit permits
#5578 emergency urgent
#5579 mine mind
#5580 adjust adjusted
#5581 raise raising
#5582 didn't haven't
#5583 me to I
#5584 4 for
#5585 the all
#5586 camera cameras
#5587 there life their lives
#5588 deals deal
#5589 spread sheet spreadsheet
#5590 attempt attempted
#5591 we us
#5592 covers cover
#5593 $ 500 $500
#5594 authorize authorized
#5595 them him
#5596 yesterdays yesterday's
#5597 waiting wait
#5598 welcome welcomed
#5599 principal principals
#5600 this project it