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
#6801 commitment commitments
#6802 substance substances
#6803 Hey Hello
#6804 wage wages
#6805 little small
#6806 give get
#6807 while as
#6808 returns return
#6809 more easy easier
#6810 but they
#6811 nice and kind as to
#6812 problem issue
#6813 stationary stationery
#6814 to become of becoming
#6815 so ! So
#6816 28 twenty-eight
#6817 abused abuse
#6818 prevent preventing
#6819 drink drinking
#6820 search searching
#6821 one's ones
#6822 advice advised
#6823 Good A good
#6824 enclose enclosed
#6825 KW’s KWs
#6826 do have done
#6827 DAMCE DAMCE's
#6828 about a a
#6829 are needed need
#6830 handle handling
#6831 crop crops
#6832 nations nation's
#6833 Mumenthaler and Yesavage et al
#6834 record recording
#6835 come arrive
#6836 Found I found
#6837 every any
#6838 six 6
#6839 beliefs belief
#6840 possibilities possibility
#6841 own on
#6842 frequent frequently
#6843 I am I
#6844 By doing Doing
#6845 episode episodes
#6846 ex e g
#6847 year years of
#6848 3 4
#6849 thru through a
#6850 is there are
#6851 & and a
#6852 ”she ” she
#6853 it me
#6854 solve solving
#6855 importance important
#6856 confortable comfortable
#6857 where so that
#6858 but put
#6859 Service The service
#6860 milestone milestones
#6861 take bring
#6862 30 $30
#6863 virus viruses
#6864 expecting expect
#6865 shoulder shoulders
#6866 graphic graphics
#6867 beat beaten
#6868 2 year old 2-year-old
#6869 e g eg
#6870 strengthen strengthening
#6871 spending spend
#6872 implementations implementation
#6873 boundary boundaries
#6874 i have I had
#6875 start have started
#6876 will must
#6877 Hii Hi
#6878 Request I request
#6879 even ever
#6880 wishing wish
#6881 public publicly
#6882 personaly personally
#6883 co-operation cooperation
#6884 of after
#6885 combination combinations
#6886 bit little
#6887 nature natural
#6888 Time The time
#6889 truly true
#6890 Did I did
#6891 Just This is just
#6892 journey journeys
#6893 his my
#6894 had gone went
#6895 Firstly First of all
#6896 doing performing
#6897 both neither
#6898 years old year-old
#6899 competitors competitors'
#6900 oppose opposed