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
#5901 isn't aren't
#5902 provision provisions
#5903 working works
#5904 and do Do
#5905 some others
#5906 x x's
#5907 company’s company
#5908 footages footage
#5909 incharge in charge
#5910 initiatives initiative
#5911 happily happy
#5912 behaviours behaviors
#5913 realizes realized
#5914 to do of doing
#5915 done do
#5916 office officer
#5917 Children The children
#5918 testing test
#5919 made gave
#5920 person personal
#5921 and just Just
#5922 before hand beforehand
#5923 I also I
#5924 companies companies'
#5925 I’d I
#5926 when in which
#5927 CR’s CRs
#5928 promotion promotions
#5929 chair chairs
#5930 to work of working
#5931 Friday Fridays
#5932 wellbeing well being
#5933 fly flight
#5934 strengths strength
#5935 1 pm 1pm
#5936 choosed chose
#5937 but buy
#5938 bu but
#5939 throw threw
#5940 have keep
#5941 capability capabilities
#5942 didn`t didn't
#5943 following follows
#5944 yesterdays yesterday's
#5945 tat that
#5946 processed process
#5947 centers center
#5948 acces access
#5949 doctors doctors'
#5950 we have there are
#5951 brother brother's
#5952 trip trips
#5953 talking to speaking with
#5954 sending being sent
#5955 prove proof
#5956 to take in taking
#5957 hardly hard
#5958 15 minute 15-minute
#5959 Friday’s Fridays
#5960 your ! Your
#5961 this our
#5962 me” me ”
#5963 lifecycle life cycle
#5964 start beginning
#5965 web based web-based
#5966 Sheriff Sheriff's
#5967 Not — not
#5968 loud loudly
#5969 predominately predominantly
#5970 done finished
#5971 doors door
#5972 defense defence
#5973 true truth
#5974 groups group's
#5975 raise raising
#5976 Thu Thursday
#5977 willing willingness
#5978 sign up sign-up
#5979 that on
#5980 other's others
#5981 invest invests
#5982 members member's
#5983 continued continues
#5984 definition definitions
#5985 nearby near
#5986 recycle recycling
#5987 recover recovered
#5988 given gave
#5989 also the
#5990 enhance enhanced
#5991 tenants tenants'
#5992 kelps kelp
#5993 wen when
#5994 island islands
#5995 dessert desert
#5996 the which
#5997 concerned concerns
#5998 to write writing
#5999 to an
#6000 and ! And