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 about around
#5902 We will and
#5903 him to that he
#5904 hand shake handshake
#5905 controls control
#5906 didn’t doesn’t
#5907 those of the
#5908 can have
#5909 forwarded forward
#5910 having had
#5911 that in
#5912 dependant dependent
#5913 resume resumes
#5914 was is that
#5915 dry dried
#5916 onto into
#5917 Kindly we We
#5918 So what What
#5919 searches search
#5920 at the on
#5921 amazing amazingly
#5922 fell fall
#5923 seating sitting
#5924 additional addition
#5925 tries tried
#5926 Makes It makes
#5927 dog dogs
#5928 routine routines
#5929 repose response
#5930 9 09
#5931 should need to
#5932 siting sitting
#5933 do have done
#5934 about concerning
#5935 Also I
#5936 Please will Will
#5937 enquiry inquiry
#5938 spread spreading
#5939 we have that we
#5940 rational rationale
#5941 road roads
#5942 checklist checklists
#5943 Number The number
#5944 Alzheimer Alzheimer's
#5945 independency independence
#5946 stuff stuffed
#5947 America the United States
#5948 drs doctor's
#5949 theirselves themselves
#5950 Miss I miss
#5951 it is are
#5952 be have a
#5953 any the
#5954 Best The best
#5955 moms mom
#5956 release releases
#5957 problem issues
#5958 24hours 24 hours
#5959 stand stood
#5960 monitor monitors
#5961 proved proven
#5962 positives positive
#5963 successfully successful
#5964 address addressing
#5965 what What are
#5966 since for the
#5967 but Still
#5968 matching match
#5969 and as well as the
#5970 twist twists
#5971 hopes hope
#5972 constitute constitutes
#5973 Weah Weah's
#5974 image imagine
#5975 problem-solving problem solving
#5976 uniforms uniform
#5977 to learn in learning
#5978 adapt adapted
#5979 have check checked
#5980 CLs CL's
#5981 hard copies hardcopies
#5982 authers authors
#5983 property properties
#5984 couldn’t was unable to
#5985 initiate initiated
#5986 journalist journalists
#5987 in regards with regard to
#5988 responsability responsibility
#5989 from front
#5990 chose choice
#5991 wich that
#5992 cat cats
#5993 For those Those
#5994 comes has come
#5995 if and whether
#5996 what i I
#5997 this is is this
#5998 starts is starting
#5999 ex boyfriend ex-boyfriend
#6000 leaders leaders'

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