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
#601 In the The
#602 start starts
#603 contact contacted
#604 as is
#605 take took
#606 class classes
#607 a per
#608 is it
#609 with about
#610 her the
#611 anyway any way
#612 study studies
#613 looking look
#614 having have
#615 it is they are
#616 be become
#617 at for
#618 at in the
#619 students student
#620 go going
#621 as like
#622 from to
#623 and they They
#624 We and we
#625 9 nine
#626 purpose purposes
#627 increase increases
#628 2nd second
#629 since as
#630 and she She
#631 there they're
#632 I'm I was
#633 it's it is
#634 people people's
#635 Firstly First
#636 bellow below
#637 As per Per
#638 close closed
#639 by of
#640 attach attached
#641 does is
#642 for that
#643 do make
#644 on into
#645 can to
#646 of or
#647 Let Let's
#648 explain explained
#649 on one
#650 behaviour behavior
#651 feel felt
#652 love loves
#653 event events
#654 though thought
#655 as because
#656 through out throughout
#657 company companies
#658 she and
#659 on regarding
#660 of for the
#661 he and
#662 take taking
#663 complete completed
#664 that for
#665 goal goals
#666 getting get
#667 It I
#668 suggestion suggestions
#669 request requested
#670 lead leads
#671 of as
#672 name names
#673 follow following
#674 a and
#675 by through
#676 got gotten
#677 ran run
#678 because since
#679 increase increased
#680 The In the
#681 Oct October
#682 to you
#683 answer answers
#684 team teams
#685 position positions
#686 be have
#687 it’s it is
#688 use using
#689 about for
#690 on to onto
#691 school schools
#692 idea ideas
#693 Few A few
#694 shall should
#695 below the
#696 method methods
#697 provides provide
#698 and in In
#699 do have
#700 run ran