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
#6401 thats that is
#6402 excepted accepted
#6403 specific specifics
#6404 old older
#6405 opens open
#6406 attack attacked
#6407 remeber remember
#6408 leaders leader
#6409 song songs
#6410 confirm confirms
#6411 operate operates
#6412 to for a
#6413 to we can
#6414 hour our
#6415 goes going
#6416 proposals proposal
#6417 : it It
#6418 brochure brochures
#6419 home town hometown
#6420 them the the
#6421 tickets ticket
#6422 lays lies
#6423 nures nurse
#6424 there life their lives
#6425 Actually In fact
#6426 side site
#6427 non profit non-profit
#6428 summer time summertime
#6429 customer the customer's
#6430 the with a
#6431 searching search
#6432 discussion discussed
#6433 combination combinations
#6434 determine determining
#6435 directors director's
#6436 It's This is
#6437 be working work
#6438 its self itself
#6439 lines line
#6440 way away
#6441 only on on
#6442 100$ $100
#6443 getting gets
#6444 seconds second
#6445 some same
#6446 double checked double-checked
#6447 that can to
#6448 90 day 90-day
#6449 Iraq Iraqi
#6450 mission missions
#6451 keep maintain
#6452 Jason Jason's
#6453 raising raise
#6454 counties countries
#6455 ethnics ethics
#6456 marriage marriages
#6457 Competera Competera's
#6458 all ready already
#6459 possess possesses
#6460 separated separate
#6461 Quote a quote
#6462 through with
#6463 have give
#6464 tattoo tattoos
#6465 running run
#6466 Anway Anyway
#6467 modeling modelling
#6468 want wanting
#6469 mask masks
#6470 attachment attached
#6471 we’ll we will
#6472 affective effective
#6473 diagnosis diagnoses
#6474 and an an
#6475 execute executes
#6476 Knob and Tube Knob-and-Tube
#6477 suppose was supposed
#6478 Just I am
#6479 going went
#6480 kno know
#6481 You that you
#6482 box boxes
#6483 ideal idea
#6484 life long lifelong
#6485 promote promoting
#6486 : you You
#6487 guys all
#6488 apreciate appreciate
#6489 8am 8 a m
#6490 no more anymore
#6491 revise revision
#6492 It is passable Is it possible
#6493 theuse these
#6494 from by the
#6495 hardwork hard work
#6496 tenants tenants'
#6497 mouths months
#6498 biggest largest
#6499 cliche cliché
#6500 raise raising