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
#8201 them us
#8202 raining rainy
#8203 evidence evident
#8204 wan want
#8205 should showed
#8206 reson reason
#8207 project's project
#8208 step-mother stepmother
#8209 quotation a quote
#8210 became was
#8211 instant instance
#8212 the such a
#8213 mices mice
#8214 complete be completed
#8215 over the counter over-the-counter
#8216 tipe types
#8217 28th 28
#8218 select selects
#8219 articles article
#8220 strategies strategy
#8221 2 year old 2-year-old
#8222 assumption assumptions
#8223 tracking track
#8224 Would Are
#8225 if as to whether
#8226 but because Because
#8227 set sit
#8228 punch punched
#8229 Guest The guest
#8230 Organization The organization
#8231 towards against
#8232 one part
#8233 very really
#8234 under stand understand
#8235 Roman Romans
#8236 already previously
#8237 itself himself
#8238 managers manager
#8239 Mars Mars'
#8240 asking to ask
#8241 nurse nurse's
#8242 attended attendant
#8243 pre per
#8244 is needed needs
#8245 as similar to
#8246 being were
#8247 to learn in learning
#8248 preforming performing
#8249 have seen saw
#8250 customer the customer's
#8251 discount discounts
#8252 Pleas advice Please advise
#8253 bussy busy
#8254 protocol protocols
#8255 place location
#8256 abrupt abruptly
#8257 ya yeah
#8258 discused discussed
#8259 politic politics
#8260 login logs in
#8261 Started I started
#8262 refrence reference
#8263 multiple many
#8264 caps cap
#8265 surface surfaces
#8266 priority priorities
#8267 the at
#8268 Furthermore Further
#8269 Founder The founder
#8270 blind blinds
#8271 finish is finished
#8272 fossil fuels our
#8273 enclosed attached
#8274 it it'
#8275 crimes crime
#8276 nonindustrial-related non-industrial-related
#8277 did could
#8278 detective detectives
#8279 introduce introduces
#8280 we  we
#8281 cause have caused
#8282 of due to
#8283 well being wellbeing
#8284 be the
#8285 Massey Massey's
#8286 post posting
#8287 of the a
#8288 As well Additionally
#8289 semester semesters
#8290 to contact contacting
#8291 agreed agreed-upon
#8292 but i but I
#8293 this so
#8294 hers her
#8295 please : Please
#8296 bit little
#8297 their them
#8298 environmental environmentally
#8299 supported support
#8300 over night overnight