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
#6901 dogs dog's
#6902 are needing need
#6903 integrations integration
#6904 way why
#6905 affective effective
#6906 alternative alternatives
#6907 Arrived I arrived
#6908 sat sit
#6909 allowing allow
#6910 separate separately
#6911 ruff rough
#6912 internship internships
#6913 within during
#6914 parent’s parents'
#6915 original originally
#6916 relates relate
#6917 Meeting The meeting
#6918 because this This
#6919 Would We would
#6920 If : if
#6921 on that
#6922 could've could have
#6923 explained explains
#6924 failed fail
#6925 don’t don't
#6926 The most Most
#6927 sit sitting
#6928 returning return
#6929 How's How are
#6930 first class first-class
#6931 With us we We
#6932 Gentleman Gentlemen
#6933 NY New York
#6934 when in which
#6935 explore explored
#6936 has had a
#6937 scholarship scholarships
#6938 corporation corporations
#6939 took taking
#6940 investments investment
#6941 relief relieve
#6942 it we
#6943 to do to-do
#6944 summited submitted
#6945 maximum at the latest
#6946 we have that we
#6947 so some
#6948 applies apply
#6949 footnoteRef footnote Ref
#6950 days days'
#6951 feature featured
#6952 now not
#6953 labeled labelled
#6954 from beginning
#6955 revise revision
#6956 Christians Christian's
#6957 Ohh Oh
#6958 with who have
#6959 gather gathering
#6960 please to
#6961 student the students
#6962 played play
#6963 infection infections
#6964 speci cation specification
#6965 you that you're
#6966 none neither
#6967 theatre theater
#6968 after that then
#6969 for the of
#6970 timeline timelines
#6971 personnels personnel
#6972 pieces piece
#6973 other the
#6974 of making to make
#6975 Africa African
#6976 draft drafts
#6977 spread spreading
#6978 that to whom
#6979 voices voice
#6980 is I am
#6981 teacher teaching
#6982 get achieve
#6983 step stepping
#6984 # 8 #8
#6985 remeber remember
#6986 short lived short-lived
#6987 confirm confirms
#6988 socio-economic socioeconomic
#6989 negative negatively
#6990 and was
#6991 part role
#6992 Hamlets Hamlet's
#6993 very much
#6994 back again
#6995 title titles
#6996 availabe available
#6997 communicate communicates
#6998 fight fights
#6999 patient the patient's
#7000 citizens citizens'