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
#6201 procedures procedure
#6202 Resident The resident
#6203 being becoming
#6204 But Unfortunately
#6205 Third The third
#6206 okay OK
#6207 learn learns
#6208 Number The number
#6209 to that they
#6210 hav have
#6211 ever even
#6212 demonstrates demonstrated
#6213 stayed stay
#6214 had gone went
#6215 its’ its
#6216 Tue Tuesday
#6217 We are We're
#6218 grief grieve
#6219 To and to
#6220 chicken chickens
#6221 breaks break
#6222 it but
#6223 Do : do
#6224 appreciated appreciative
#6225 their selves themselves
#6226 except expect
#6227 tell give
#6228 e-commerce ecommerce
#6229 define defined
#6230 excepted accepted
#6231 that whose
#6232 generate generated
#6233 health healthcare
#6234 compare comparing
#6235 Couple A couple
#6236 Is This is
#6237 and can
#6238 discipline disciplined
#6239 bill bills
#6240 board boards
#6241 until up to
#6242 to from the
#6243 leaders leader's
#6244 difficulty difficult
#6245 enhance enhanced
#6246 inline in line
#6247 11th eleventh
#6248 defense defence
#6249 During At
#6250 games game
#6251 &and and
#6252 produces produce
#6253 go am going
#6254 Overall The overall
#6255 see find
#6256 installed install
#6257 conduct conducted
#6258 hadn't haven't
#6259 ground grounds
#6260 receives receive
#6261 My : my
#6262 dicuss discuss
#6263 dogs dog's
#6264 pains pain
#6265 class classroom
#6266 days days'
#6267 – the The
#6268 In and in
#6269 advocate advocates
#6270 detail a detailed
#6271 gonna are going to
#6272 wait waited
#6273 came arrived
#6274 dropped drop
#6275 appear appears
#6276 suggests suggest
#6277 would may
#6278 compensability compensation
#6279 was that
#6280 before hand beforehand
#6281 & i and I
#6282 science scientific
#6283 I’d I
#6284 only on on
#6285 portrait portraits
#6286 hearing hear
#6287 else where elsewhere
#6288 covering cover
#6289 who they
#6290 Australia Australian
#6291 ones those
#6292 as I and
#6293 heart beat heartbeat
#6294 SNC-Lavalin SNC-Lavalin's
#6295 loving love
#6296 treat treated
#6297 teaching teach
#6298 industries industry
#6299 mln million
#6300 e-meeting e-meet