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
#7101 in that
#7102 to ensure ensuring
#7103 I’ve been I was
#7104 wear clothing
#7105 methodology methodologies
#7106 To in order to
#7107 know find out
#7108 spirt spirit
#7109 let’s let
#7110 of for an
#7111 Chris Chris'
#7112 said stated that
#7113 confirm confirming
#7114 life-long lifelong
#7115 Please and thank Thank
#7116 break broken
#7117 pretended pretends
#7118 recommendations recommendation
#7119 made caused
#7120 two three
#7121 one of a kind one-of-a-kind
#7122 gotten become
#7123 feel have
#7124 propose purpose
#7125 audit audited
#7126 two too
#7127 cut cutting
#7128 alll all
#7129 did not didn't
#7130 self help self-help
#7131 at between
#7132 couldn’t can’t
#7133 CDC led CDC-led
#7134 occured occurred
#7135 delivery delivered
#7136 you're you
#7137 aplgoise apologies
#7138 childrens children
#7139 ladies ladies'
#7140 match matching
#7141 Appreciate I would appreciate it
#7142 should if
#7143 yourself yourselves
#7144 over nights overnights
#7145 explains explain
#7146 be focusing focus
#7147 6 PM 6PM
#7148 holiday holidays
#7149 incorporated incorporate
#7150 which whose
#7151 coordinator coordinators
#7152 excercise exercise
#7153 sense senses
#7154 Susan Susan's
#7155 so such an
#7156 splitted split
#7157 whe when
#7158 regarding with regard
#7159 participating participation
#7160 Malaysia Malaysian
#7161 HS H S
#7162 assigned assign
#7163 babe's baby's
#7164 wake woke
#7165 organization organisation
#7166 the as a
#7167 should do
#7168 i have I had
#7169 is it will be
#7170 sign apply signs applicable
#7171 are includes
#7172 some where somewhere
#7173 when whenever
#7174 spoke discussed
#7175 intern interns
#7176 24 hours 24-hour
#7177 is” is ”
#7178 teacher teaching
#7179 have notice noticed
#7180 is are :
#7181 TA’s TAs
#7182 anyone any one
#7183 suggests suggest
#7184 Please can we Can we please
#7185 I am looking I look
#7186 for improving to improve
#7187 educations education
#7188 notices notice
#7189 12th 12
#7190 encountered encounter
#7191 go have gone
#7192 2 hour 2-hour
#7193 utilize utilizing
#7194 partner partner's
#7195 prevent preventing
#7196 partnership partner
#7197 hatian Haitian
#7198 sill still
#7199 o k okay
#7200 e a

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