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 those they
#6202 wish would like
#6203 Unfortunatly Unfortunately
#6204 summer time summertime
#6205 mail mailed
#6206 Writer The writer
#6207 technician technicians
#6208 work job
#6209 sending sent
#6210 paths path
#6211 tuff tough
#6212 visited visit
#6213 the there is a
#6214 Haven't I haven't
#6215 Other The other
#6216 check see
#6217 foreign sourced foreign-sourced
#6218 hide hid
#6219 developer developers
#6220 control controls
#6221 it's the
#6222 got go
#6223 catch catching
#6224 Mai May
#6225 work force workforce
#6226 t shirt t-shirt
#6227 2016 2017
#6228 for is
#6229 volunteer volunteering
#6230 independence independent
#6231 owner's owners
#6232 Yeah Yes
#6233 needs to should
#6234 kill killed
#6235 initiative initiatives
#6236 lot great deal
#6237 everthing everything
#6238 attached attachment
#6239 help assistance
#6240 everything every
#6241 ex boyfriend ex-boyfriend
#6242 prefered preferred
#6243 loss lose
#6244 users user's
#6245 assign assigned
#6246 get come
#6247 suspects suspect's
#6248 observed observe
#6249 towards in
#6250 contacted contact
#6251 long time long-time
#6252 on the at
#6253 detailed detail
#6254 different differences
#6255 slangs slang
#6256 grandmother grandmother's
#6257 wouldn't would not
#6258 I'm in
#6259 22 twenty-two
#6260 pound pounds
#6261 bee be
#6262 rely reply
#6263 travel travels
#6264 when with
#6265 learn learns
#6266 convenience convenient
#6267 virus viruses
#6268 David David's
#6269 and if
#6270 save saving
#6271 tubs tubes
#6272 are I
#6273 accept accepting
#6274 get receiving
#6275 differences difference
#6276 pic picture
#6277 avaiable available
#6278 youve you've
#6279 China Chinese
#6280 zone zones
#6281 PwC P W C
#6282 8 am 8am
#6283 video’s videos
#6284 with regard in regards
#6285 invite inviting
#6286 young younger
#6287 fallowed followed
#6288 This There
#6289 natural naturally
#6290 license licence
#6291 drink drinking
#6292 their his or her
#6293 have will
#6294 South East Southeast
#6295 the same it
#6296 implement implements
#6297 page p
#6298 active activate
#6299 investment investments
#6300 out from