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
#7001 part-time part time
#7002 is focusing focuses
#7003 like in
#7004 gather gathering
#7005 help helps to
#7006 the students them
#7007 brush brushed
#7008 reply replying
#7009 part some
#7010 local locally
#7011 from through
#7012 go back return
#7013 companys company's
#7014 Master's Masters
#7015 expectations expectation
#7016 PwC P W C
#7017 advised advise
#7018 was that
#7019 gains gain
#7020 8pm 8 PM
#7021 stop stopping
#7022 existed existing
#7023 displays display
#7024 hence therefore
#7025 where so that
#7026 tha the
#7027 hang hung
#7028 aspects aspect
#7029 It as it
#7030 as into
#7031 samples sample
#7032 speaking speak
#7033 to that we will
#7034 ive I
#7035 decides decide
#7036 you’ve you
#7037 Maam Ma'am
#7038 discussion discussed
#7039 electrician electricians
#7040 has become became
#7041 self directed self-directed
#7042 one hour one-hour
#7043 Send Please send
#7044 said added
#7045 Dr The doctor
#7046 resident resident's
#7047 abt about
#7048 games game
#7049 this their
#7050 per a
#7051 I that I've
#7052 million millions
#7053 do pursue
#7054 racists racism
#7055 get is
#7056 agents agent's
#7057 touch touches
#7058 dint didn't
#7059 pet pets
#7060 ang and
#7061 failed fail
#7062 bond bonds
#7063 7 pm 7pm
#7064 screen screening
#7065 therefore thus
#7066 to do I
#7067 wining winning
#7068 mindset mindsets
#7069 differnt different
#7070 Tue Tuesday
#7071 adding add
#7072 pressures pressure
#7073 submit submitting
#7074 passangers passengers
#7075 &and and
#7076 in consider – into consideration that
#7077 you’ll you
#7078 nice nicely
#7079 allowing allow
#7080 needs that need
#7081 as what
#7082 writing to write
#7083 of due to
#7084 a it
#7085 to participate in participating
#7086 health related health-related
#7087 confusing confusion
#7088 deferent different
#7089 werent weren't
#7090 caracter character
#7091 ’”
#7092 my her
#7093 bite bit
#7094 roadmap road map
#7095 award awards
#7096 row rows
#7097 compensability compensation
#7098 park parks
#7099 nite night
#7100 physical physically