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
#6701 charged charge
#6702 worries worry
#6703 allowed allows
#6704 fails fail
#6705 trying to try
#6706 positive positively
#6707 possess possesses
#6708 far long
#6709 Welsh speaking Welsh-speaking
#6710 beleive believe
#6711 companys company's
#6712 dicussed discussed
#6713 turned turn
#6714 discussion discussed
#6715 maximise maximize
#6716 wear wearing
#6717 gray grey
#6718 initiative initiatives
#6719 years” years
#6720 was would
#6721 and they who
#6722 ask have asked
#6723 Any Do you have any
#6724 mind blowing mind-blowing
#6725 Which These
#6726 start up startup
#6727 conclude concluded
#6728 desires desire
#6729 time… time
#6730 smart phone smartphone
#6731 this This is
#6732 real reality
#6733 step stepping
#6734 economical economic
#6735 So This way
#6736 you a
#6737 sports sport
#6738 organizations organization's
#6739 as well as along with
#6740 bear bears
#6741 is may be
#6742 thinking thoughts
#6743 of what that
#6744 ever changing ever-changing
#6745 upcoming coming
#6746 merge merged
#6747 fix fixes
#6748 Chanchan C
#6749 : is
#6750 old older
#6751 can are
#6752 committe committee
#6753 excepted accepted
#6754 wasn’t weren’t
#6755 engineer engineers
#6756 Ohh Oh
#6757 Therefore could Could
#6758 hang hung
#6759 accomplish accomplished
#6760 some same
#6761 named called
#6762 fot for
#6763 hour our
#6764 Because there There
#6765 gains gained
#6766 nite night
#6767 give share
#6768 runs run
#6769 fight fighting
#6770 check see
#6771 attack attacked
#6772 her them
#6773 said added
#6774 aide aid
#6775 work flow workflow
#6776 for far
#6777 aplication application
#6778 do is
#6779 i : I
#6780 as i I
#6781 India led India-led
#6782 behind the scenes behind-the-scenes
#6783 results resulted
#6784 this so
#6785 you re you're
#6786 got gets
#6787 capability capabilities
#6788 there are are there
#6789 ang and
#6790 face facial
#6791 4 for
#6792 harms harm
#6793 Toms Tom's
#6794 suffer suffering
#6795 it her
#6796 the congress Congress
#6797 he/she they
#6798 trigger triggered
#6799 written writing
#6800 taxes tax