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
#6501 but by
#6502 public publicly
#6503 become are
#6504 has given gave
#6505 portal portals
#6506 Thomas Thomas'
#6507 10$ $10
#6508 challenge challenging
#6509 morning morning's
#6510 implementations implementation
#6511 feature rich feature-rich
#6512 grant grants
#6513 On last Last
#6514 where for which
#6515 wand want
#6516 fears fear
#6517 a way away
#6518 suggests suggest
#6519 cant cannot
#6520 a few some
#6521 possibilities possibility
#6522 hi he
#6523 advantages advantage
#6524 id is
#6525 constrains constraints
#6526 nature natural
#6527 happened occurred
#6528 brother in law brother-in-law
#6529 choose chosen
#6530 inline in line
#6531 cliche cliché
#6532 anyone someone
#6533 taking to take
#6534 maintaining maintain
#6535 struggle struggled
#6536 disable disabled
#6537 container containers
#6538 say ask
#6539 KW’s KWs
#6540 competitors competitors'
#6541 interventions intervention
#6542 less lesser
#6543 aid aids
#6544 successes success
#6545 so she She
#6546 opens opened
#6547 is on
#6548 search searching
#6549 all inclusive all-inclusive
#6550 provide provider
#6551 appreciated appreciative
#6552 tour tours
#6553 wage wages
#6554 comply complies
#6555 has will have
#6556 own on
#6557 stop stopping
#6558 & and a
#6559 be working work
#6560 some thing something
#6561 takes make
#6562 over about
#6563 likes liked
#6564 tou you
#6565 slip slips
#6566 combination combinations
#6567 shcool school
#6568 waters water
#6569 impact impacted
#6570 cannot are unable to
#6571 very every
#6572 no-one no one
#6573 tattoo tattoos
#6574 supervise supervised
#6575 won’t will not
#6576 to into the
#6577 countries country's
#6578 send have sent
#6579 artist artist's
#6580 Happy I am happy
#6581 boarder border
#6582 being becoming
#6583 will that would
#6584 inform informs
#6585 format formats
#6586 interoperability inter-operability
#6587 So as As
#6588 they people
#6589 a with
#6590 represent represented
#6591 stand point standpoint
#6592 feel fell
#6593 on with the
#6594 should do
#6595 who they
#6596 can't don't
#6597 came arrived
#6598 to
#6599 sleep slept
#6600 explore explored