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
#7801 buy purchase
#7802 governmental government
#7803 wheat it
#7804 was what
#7805 tough taught
#7806 stocks stock
#7807 discus discussed
#7808 loud loudly
#7809 defect defects
#7810 genetically genetic
#7811 contacted contracted
#7812 toward in
#7813 quantitate quantitative
#7814 have done completed
#7815 height high
#7816 ususally usually
#7817 basic basis
#7818 web website
#7819 does will
#7820 bar bars
#7821 for after
#7822 dont don´t
#7823 feed-back feedback
#7824 attack attacked
#7825 driven / user-experience driven/user-experience
#7826 getting to get
#7827 dreams dream
#7828 produces produced
#7829 rest rests
#7830 you've given you gave
#7831 a question questions
#7832 The ethylene Ethylene
#7833 back backs
#7834 gibss gibbs
#7835 African-American African-Americans
#7836 app apps
#7837 professionally professional
#7838 now and days nowadays
#7839 align aligned
#7840 hung hang
#7841 her them
#7842 facilitate facilitating
#7843 raison reason
#7844 oppurtunity opportunity
#7845 know ask
#7846 advised advice
#7847 swimming swim
#7848 70 $70
#7849 expecting expected
#7850 bother bothering
#7851 their is there are
#7852 sports sport
#7853 You'd You'll
#7854 today’s today's
#7855 form for
#7856 male man
#7857 strip stripped
#7858 nite night
#7859 also a
#7860 ski skiing
#7861 sync synced
#7862 Won't Will
#7863 musician musicians
#7864 transform transforms
#7865 rite right
#7866 The most Most
#7867 on are
#7868 abit a bit
#7869 threw throw
#7870 element elements
#7871 within by
#7872 to I should
#7873 50 fifty
#7874 managements management
#7875 is are that
#7876 be am
#7877 above more than
#7878 write writes
#7879 calories calorie
#7880 manufactures manufacturers
#7881 pace paced
#7882 haven’t hasn’t
#7883 please to
#7884 deduction /allowance deduction/allowance
#7885 every where everywhere
#7886 easiest earliest
#7887 bulling bullying
#7888 can could please
#7889 of the to
#7890 independent independently
#7891 well dressed well-dressed
#7892 capability capabilities
#7893 have who has
#7894 pays pay
#7895 Office the office
#7896 taken take
#7897 economical economic
#7898 herself oneself
#7899 much a lot
#7900 long awaited long-awaited