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 expect accept
#8202 hard copy hardcopy
#8203 So is Is
#8204 project specific project-specific
#8205 coupe couple
#8206 hard earned hard-earned
#8207 and it’s It’s
#8208 His These
#8209 3rd 3
#8210 unloyal disloyal
#8211 Joao João
#8212 some thing something
#8213 refuses refused
#8214 recognize recognized
#8215 begin begun
#8216 results resulted
#8217 to participate in participating
#8218 somthing something
#8219 work have worked
#8220 electric electrical
#8221 inspire inspires
#8222 none neither
#8223 worth worthwhile
#8224 I´m I'm
#8225 fulfillment fulfilment
#8226 loses lost
#8227 cares cared
#8228 fair fare
#8229 : he He
#8230 mockup mock-up
#8231 notice notices
#8232 authority authorities
#8233 followed follows
#8234 However in In
#8235 learned gained
#8236 almost most
#8237 couple of few
#8238 isn't is
#8239 nonindustrial-related non-industrial-related
#8240 helpdesk help desk
#8241 remove removing
#8242 gusts guests
#8243 tourist tourists
#8244 their them
#8245 consists consisted
#8246 Dorit Dorit's
#8247 And here Here
#8248 continued continues
#8249 out over
#8250 encounter encountered
#8251 doubts doubt
#8252 colleagues colleague
#8253 In After
#8254 archive achieve
#8255 as this This
#8256 6 $6
#8257 luck lucky
#8258 not to
#8259 employers employer's
#8260 made making
#8261 saying says
#8262 parties party's
#8263 stress stresses
#8264 previous prior
#8265 Soon As soon
#8266 building to build
#8267 excepting accepting
#8268 behaviours behaviour
#8269 initial initially
#8270 co founder co-founder
#8271 gunna going to
#8272 presidents President's
#8273 RA R A
#8274 meaning meanings
#8275 have are having
#8276 aren't are not
#8277 principal principals
#8278 was what
#8279 HongKong Hong Kong
#8280 these of this
#8281 to as well
#8282 compliance compliant
#8283 third world third-world
#8284 cheats cheat
#8285 careless care less
#8286 discusses discussed
#8287 this it is
#8288 revert respond
#8289 15min 15 minutes
#8290 spread spreading
#8291 tear tears
#8292 supported support
#8293 futures future
#8294 it’s is it
#8295 about over
#8296 all right alright
#8297 ful full
#8298 house hold household
#8299 don’t didn't
#8300 nature natural