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
#8101 brakes breaks
#8102 the another
#8103 responsibly responsible
#8104 place location
#8105 haunt hunt
#8106 all whole
#8107 girls girl
#8108 costing cost
#8109 suspects suspect's
#8110 convince convenience
#8111 is going goes
#8112 sin sins
#8113 as if
#8114 it’s is it
#8115 Christ Christ's
#8116 agin again
#8117 Await Awaiting
#8118 such that
#8119 supplement supplements
#8120 skill skills in order
#8121 okay 'Okay
#8122 is
#8123 purse pursue
#8124 complete be completed
#8125 modeled modelled
#8126 came coming
#8127 discipline disciplines
#8128 bill bills
#8129 mockup mock-up
#8130 mail an email
#8131 other wise otherwise
#8132 has did
#8133 China the Chinese
#8134 and have with
#8135 whats what is
#8136 in this
#8137 gave provided
#8138 of due to
#8139 shapes shape
#8140 challanges challenges
#8141 risk taker risk-taker
#8142 uncle uncle's
#8143 Here's Here is
#8144 got go
#8145 announces announced
#8146 lasts lasted
#8147 he's he is
#8148 not instead of
#8149 importent important
#8150 election elections
#8151 Germany German
#8152 sleep sleeping
#8153 to the on a
#8154 program programme
#8155 foreigner foreign
#8156 appt appointment
#8157 tensed tense
#8158 done performed
#8159 in towards
#8160 he’s his
#8161 deliverable deliverables
#8162 eat eats
#8163 and It was
#8164 let ! Let
#8165 fees fee
#8166 in helping to help
#8167 gallery galleries
#8168 than and then
#8169 outline outlines
#8170 and if
#8171 this in
#8172 some something
#8173 correct corrects
#8174 which will
#8175 ever even
#8176 edges edge
#8177 control controls
#8178 examine examined
#8179 isn’t wasn’t
#8180 You Have you
#8181 mad angry
#8182 worldview worldviews
#8183 1pm 1 pm
#8184 Fri Friday
#8185 receiving to receive
#8186 Suggest I suggest
#8187 differnt different
#8188 ex e g
#8189 Apples Apple's
#8190 for through
#8191 little small
#8192 weekends weekend
#8193 dogs dog's
#8194 becasue because
#8195 socially social
#8196 feels feeling
#8197 got have received
#8198 fell felt
#8199 careful carefully
#8200 owners owner's