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 for being to be
#8202 neighbouring neighboring
#8203 understanding understandings
#8204 creation creations
#8205 selling sell
#8206 Familly Family
#8207 only the
#8208 lower lowering
#8209 resistant resistance
#8210 choose chosen
#8211 fo do
#8212 Kim Kim's
#8213 or If not
#8214 division divisions
#8215 migrate migrated
#8216 I’m I’ll be
#8217 enthusiastic enthusiasm
#8218 fulfill fulfilled
#8219 but my My
#8220 mechanism mechanisms
#8221 preform perform
#8222 Please may I May I please
#8223 walkthrough walk-through
#8224 some time sometime
#8225 get have a
#8226 touch touched
#8227 weigh weight
#8228 Conducting Conducted
#8229 didn’t didn't
#8230 come be coming
#8231 the other
#8232 approached approach
#8233 drives drive
#8234 be receiving receive
#8235 Hope it I hope this
#8236 to explain explaining
#8237 ever growing ever-growing
#8238 and or other
#8239 socail social
#8240 excuse excuses
#8241 you that you're
#8242 subject subjected
#8243 experiement experiment
#8244 targeted target
#8245 affect effects
#8246 write writes
#8247 salary salaries
#8248 attract attracts
#8249 go gone
#8250 nr no
#8251 amendment amendments
#8252 over heard overheard
#8253 colleagues colleague
#8254 sing singing
#8255 In If
#8256 entry entries
#8257 this they
#8258 and He then
#8259 improve the improves
#8260 Steves Steve's
#8261 from based on
#8262 stayed stay
#8263 self discovery self-discovery
#8264 that there
#8265 jean jeans
#8266 less least
#8267 upsell up-sell
#8268 fast growing fast-growing
#8269 dint didn't
#8270 observations observation
#8271 vehicle vehicle's
#8272 people peoples
#8273 quote quotes
#8274 me me'
#8275 loose lost
#8276 say stay
#8277 and in the
#8278 non verbal nonverbal
#8279 smile smiling
#8280 baby sit babysit
#8281 was happened
#8282 need that needs
#8283 is focusing focuses
#8284 individual individual's
#8285 listen listens
#8286 extraversion extroversion
#8287 Railway the railway
#8288 log in login
#8289 May My
#8290 learners students
#8291 who to whom
#8292 in home in-home
#8293 h hours
#8294 anythign anything
#8295 lady Grandmother
#8296 ist is
#8297 when I to
#8298 tools tool
#8299 print out printout
#8300 argue argued

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