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
#7901 How and how
#7902 so for
#7903 they they'd
#7904 third world third-world
#7905 to I can
#7906 in scope in-scope
#7907 As in In
#7908 gave have
#7909 in a with
#7910 should were to
#7911 went has gone
#7912 should if
#7913 the in a
#7914 teacher’s teachers'
#7915 made may
#7916 be appreciated appreciate
#7917 Toms Tom's
#7918 set sit
#7919 fill fills
#7920 built building
#7921 like minded like-minded
#7922 aplication application
#7923 invest invests
#7924 visit visiting
#7925 gave provided
#7926 convenience convenient
#7927 and being Being
#7928 some something
#7929 worries worry
#7930 watch see
#7931 China Chinese
#7932 go move
#7933 throughly thoroughly
#7934 personalised personalized
#7935 murder murderer
#7936 part-time part time
#7937 format formats
#7938 that’s that are
#7939 2 times twice
#7940 effects effect
#7941 work have worked
#7942 proccess process
#7943 to the on a
#7944 business man businessman
#7945 swimming swim
#7946 i realy I really
#7947 named called
#7948 i am I was
#7949 commitments commitment
#7950 dream dreamed
#7951 work be working
#7952 panelist panelists
#7953 softwares software
#7954 i couldnt I couldn't
#7955 A With a
#7956 episode episodes
#7957 emergency urgent
#7958 what What do
#7959 at in a
#7960 preforming performing
#7961 during on
#7962 so ! So
#7963 instant instance
#7964 hover over
#7965 regard regarding
#7966 spaces space
#7967 and while While
#7968 a few several
#7969 Christians Christian's
#7970 WiSUN Wi-SUN
#7971 check cheque
#7972 Then and then
#7973 good better
#7974 personnels personnel
#7975 compliant compliance
#7976 every everyone
#7977 i have I had
#7978 required requires
#7979 received receiving
#7980 category categories
#7981 Abram Abraham
#7982 If Would
#7983 out of the box out-of-the-box
#7984 thinking thoughts
#7985 there life their lives
#7986 reviews review
#7987 time… time
#7988 traveling travel
#7989 develops develop
#7990 1pm 1 pm
#7991 musician musicians
#7992 plant based plant-based
#7993 Joao João
#7994 detailed detail
#7995 teeth tooth
#7996 budget budgets
#7997 authorize authorized
#7998 there are you have
#7999 smile smiled
#8000 spreads spread