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 Beowulf Beowulf's
#6402 Thats That
#6403 methods method
#6404 are has
#6405 
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We
#6406 time day
#6407 $20 million dollars $20M
#6408 shoud should
#6409 fallowed followed
#6410 Machupicchu Machu Picchu
#6411 English speaking English-speaking
#6412 1-2 one to two
#6413 insurances insurance
#6414 solve solves
#6415 CDC C D C
#6416 Keep Please keep
#6417 ain’t isn’t
#6418 don don't
#6419 was asking asked
#6420 this over the
#6421 switch switches
#6422 fast spiking fast-spiking
#6423 related relates
#6424 Comunication communication
#6425 convenience convenient
#6426 that I can for me to
#6427 fo of
#6428 thankful grateful
#6429 aand and
#6430 this so
#6431 decides decided
#6432 real-time realtime
#6433 true truly
#6434 out outs
#6435 helped help
#6436 by when
#6437 returns returned
#6438 10 % 10%
#6439 like prefer
#6440 And lastly Lastly
#6441 our us
#6442 to be able in order
#6443 proud pride
#6444 hoping hope
#6445 strengthen strengthened
#6446 thinks things
#6447 varies vary
#6448 asks asked
#6449 spot light spotlight
#6450 activities activity
#6451 client’s client
#6452 If and if
#6453 lates latest
#6454 imagination imaginations
#6455 throughout through
#6456 day time
#6457 we We are
#6458 We However we
#6459 at to the
#6460 ore or
#6461 minute minutes
#6462 Romans Roman
#6463 15 % 15%
#6464 loving love
#6465 english the English
#6466 sit sitting
#6467 Valentine Valentine's
#6468 thought think that
#6469 adjust adjusted
#6470 which’s wishes
#6471 mom mother
#6472 Bridgport Bridgeport
#6473 houses house
#6474 won’t don’t
#6475 catch catching
#6476 flu like flu-like
#6477 informed advised
#6478 consists consist
#6479 calling to call
#6480 she it
#6481 thousand thousands
#6482 will plan to
#6483 in getting to get
#6484 5 star 5-star
#6485 Co company
#6486 Great It was great
#6487 enclosed enclose
#6488 pipeline pipelines
#6489 As you You
#6490 filled filed
#6491 teach taught
#6492 leas lease
#6493 statistic statistics
#6494 addtion addition
#6495 curtesy courtesy
#6496 time timing
#6497 relation relations
#6498 TAs TA's
#6499 assignments assignment
#6500 forward forth

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