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
#6001 and will
#6002 who with whom
#6003 head ahead
#6004 follow ups follow-ups
#6005 2 3
#6006 meets meet
#6007 took taking
#6008 express expressed
#6009 done down
#6010 would've would have
#6011 informed advised
#6012 much far
#6013 struggle struggled
#6014 screen screening
#6015 Saturdays Saturday's
#6016 except expect
#6017 completely complete
#6018 that whether
#6019 to get for
#6020 economic economics
#6021 wanted would like
#6022 Emil email
#6023 return returning
#6024 For — for
#6025 abt about
#6026 I am looking I look
#6027 companies companies'
#6028 9 09
#6029 score scores
#6030 repeat repeated
#6031 is have been
#6032 trustworthy trustworthiness
#6033 different differences
#6034 the same it
#6035 bite bit
#6036 after afterward
#6037 if and whether
#6038 3rd 3
#6039 huge large
#6040 trying to try
#6041 to make of making
#6042 here Here is
#6043 But now Now
#6044 positive positively
#6045 refer refers
#6046 HyVee Hy-Vee
#6047 me it
#6048 does are
#6049 should were to
#6050 to have in having
#6051 frame frames
#6052 prepare prepares
#6053 experience experiencing
#6054 doctors doctors'
#6055 cann’t can’t
#6056 natural naturally
#6057 but she She
#6058 after Then
#6059 semi annual Semi-annual
#6060 non none
#6061 percent percentage
#6062 check see
#6063 difficulty difficult
#6064 seat seats
#6065 world worlds
#6066 upcoming coming
#6067 We that we
#6068 that why
#6069 watch watches
#6070 explane explain
#6071 yesterdays yesterday's
#6072 punctuations punctuation
#6073 club clap
#6074 respect respects
#6075 one sided one-sided
#6076 low income low-income
#6077 two day two-day
#6078 couple couples
#6079 denstry dentistry
#6080 consider are considering
#6081 reply replying
#6082 was that
#6083 Wonder I wonder
#6084 being becoming
#6085 Just I have just
#6086 of concerning
#6087 don't does not
#6088 poem poems
#6089 whos who's
#6090 became was
#6091 regards regarding
#6092 Miss I miss
#6093 reminds reminded
#6094 my his
#6095 Let us Let's
#6096 specially specifically
#6097 Donald’s Donalds
#6098 contract contact
#6099 give offer
#6100 complication complications