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 standards standard
#6202 roles role
#6203 for because of
#6204 came arrived
#6205 outta out of
#6206 silence silent
#6207 track tracking
#6208 died dead
#6209 retailer retailers
#6210 where so
#6211 achive achieve
#6212 issue problem
#6213 principal principals
#6214 proceed proceeds
#6215 leaners learners
#6216 $ 500 $500
#6217 recognise recognize
#6218 significant significantly
#6219 expert experts
#6220 expose exposed
#6221 oversea overseas
#6222 but the
#6223 it we
#6224 stranger strangers
#6225 futures future
#6226 hearing hear
#6227 Purpose The purpose
#6228 like want
#6229 where are
#6230 firework fireworks
#6231 starting beginning
#6232 See ( see
#6233 shall would
#6234 forth fourth
#6235 sports sport
#6236 less lesser
#6237 organizations organization's
#6238 effects effect
#6239 it’s it's
#6240 had took
#6241 travels travel
#6242 reoccurring recurring
#6243 demonstrates demonstrated
#6244 flowers flower
#6245 hold have
#6246 response respond to
#6247 organizational organisational
#6248 i am I was
#6249 inform informing
#6250 are can
#6251 maximise maximize
#6252 to buy buying
#6253 actives activities
#6254 mange manage
#6255 more less
#6256 pleese please
#6257 there are are there
#6258 I'm in
#6259 Leaders Leaders'
#6260 polices policies
#6261 to do for
#6262 India led India-led
#6263 encouraging encourage
#6264 is include
#6265 end ending
#6266 one’s ones
#6267 to the a
#6268 claims claim
#6269 work shop workshop
#6270 fiend friend
#6271 IRAS’ IRAS’s
#6272 Government The government
#6273 i so I
#6274 you re you're
#6275 And 'And
#6276 search searching
#6277 12pm 12 p m
#6278 through to
#6279 okay OK
#6280 hang hung
#6281 or even and
#6282 to produce with producing
#6283 move out move-out
#6284 sanders Sanders'
#6285 has had a
#6286 stoped stopped
#6287 needs requires
#6288 assistants assistance
#6289 Madame Madam
#6290 strong strongly
#6291 inform informs
#6292 over time overtime
#6293 Chris Chris's
#6294 title titles
#6295 Because there There
#6296 thought out throughout
#6297 Bond Bonds
#6298 taxes tax
#6299 Life 'Life
#6300 and ! And