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
#5601 ”asked ” asked
#5602 ignore ignored
#5603 of being to be
#5604 Analytic Analytics
#5605 States States'
#5606 describes describe
#5607 good great
#5608 but i I
#5609 they they'd
#5610 Ave Avenue
#5611 open source open-source
#5612 enables enable
#5613 investor investors
#5614 A : a
#5615 was is that
#5616 travelled traveled
#5617 proces process
#5618 attached the
#5619 side site
#5620 significant significance
#5621 was if
#5622 during while
#5623 If 'If
#5624 concerned concern
#5625 looking to look
#5626 in a on the
#5627 pack packed
#5628 where the The
#5629 ad add
#5630 one year one-year
#5631 authorised authorized
#5632 what as
#5633 appear appears
#5634 aims aim
#5635 tell share
#5636 pajamas pyjamas
#5637 discuss discusses
#5638 Muslim Muslims
#5639 journalist journalists
#5640 divorce divorced
#5641 images image
#5642 and he who
#5643 wk week
#5644 theater theatre
#5645 make get
#5646 $ 3 $3
#5647 teen teens
#5648 Let's Let
#5649 e mail email
#5650 return returning
#5651 since on
#5652 during at
#5653 finalised finalized
#5654 encourage encourages
#5655 when whenever
#5656 if are
#5657 traveling travel
#5658 us them
#5659 lives lived
#5660 checking check
#5661 weapon weapons
#5662 its this is
#5663 soul mate soulmate
#5664 stylist stylists
#5665 passed pass
#5666 When the The
#5667 thousand 000
#5668 get take
#5669 embrace embraces
#5670 allowing allow
#5671 desire desires
#5672 hair styling hairstyling
#5673 us you
#5674 has have a
#5675 develop development
#5676 summit submit
#5677 letting allowing
#5678 it we
#5679 Also it It
#5680 worked working
#5681 Apr April
#5682 corporation cooperation
#5683 carry carrying
#5684 me us
#5685 over the counter over-the-counter
#5686 give offer
#5687 to so we can
#5688 o k OK
#5689 and is Is
#5690 were would be
#5691 entrepreneur entrepreneurs
#5692 drop box Dropbox
#5693 descriptions description
#5694 Went I went
#5695 strengthen strengthened
#5696 Will I would
#5697 stand stood
#5698 stared started
#5699 see’s sees
#5700 enquire inquire