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
#6601 but what What
#6602 figure figures
#6603 through threw
#6604 depend dependent
#6605 balance balanced
#6606 permissions permission
#6607 they then
#6608 Couple A couple
#6609 ring rings
#6610 emeet e-meet
#6611 Here attached Attached is
#6612 sort sorted
#6613 on with the
#6614 global globe
#6615 need have
#6616 these of the
#6617 to make of making
#6618 centers center
#6619 or to
#6620 couldn't could not
#6621 invest invests
#6622 promissed promised
#6623 metabolism metabolisms
#6624 replies replied
#6625 was would
#6626 willing willingness
#6627 gotten got
#6628 Happy I am happy
#6629 person personal
#6630 and she who
#6631 has will have
#6632 ahead in advance
#6633 obtain obtaining
#6634 this they
#6635 helped helps
#6636 percent percentage
#6637 bag bags
#6638 believes believed
#6639 doctor doctors
#6640 and can
#6641 aloud allowed
#6642 comissions commissions
#6643 – the The
#6644 So I am so
#6645 on along
#6646 by until
#6647 60 sixty
#6648 affective effective
#6649 industries industry
#6650 found out discovered
#6651 youve you've
#6652 show case showcase
#6653 as on
#6654 student’s student
#6655 nit not
#6656 their selves themselves
#6657 ar are
#6658 awards award
#6659 choose chooses
#6660 we us
#6661 preparing prepare
#6662 mi my
#6663 t shirt t-shirt
#6664 organized organize
#6665 '”
#6666 regarding Regarding the
#6667 : The
#6668 chicken chickens
#6669 motivate motivating
#6670 01 1
#6671 11th eleventh
#6672 right away immediately
#6673 an another
#6674 along side alongside
#6675 existed existing
#6676 paperclip paper clip
#6677 offering offerings
#6678 indicator indicators
#6679 turns turn
#6680 : such as
#6681 will be was
#6682 pick choose
#6683 wether weather
#6684 &and and
#6685 7th 7
#6686 boarder border
#6687 that the The
#6688 Resident The resident
#6689 doubts doubt
#6690 became was
#6691 debut debuted
#6692 electrician electricians
#6693 license licensed
#6694 crewmembers crew members
#6695 compare comparing
#6696 health related health-related
#6697 similar similarly
#6698 where during which
#6699 cared care
#6700 more greater