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 this
#8202 to participate in participating
#8203 gender genders
#8204 transfer transferring
#8205 if I to
#8206 please place
#8207 CCed cc'd
#8208 your that you
#8209 student’s student
#8210 revert get
#8211 4 % 4%
#8212 people they
#8213 upmost utmost
#8214 theyre they're
#8215 by until
#8216 course work coursework
#8217 12pm 12 p m
#8218 writing to write
#8219 asses assess
#8220 lose loses
#8221 respond responds
#8222 and it This
#8223 we We will
#8224 sigh sign
#8225 shoe shoes
#8226 class classroom
#8227 award awards
#8228 KWU K W U
#8229 quality qualities
#8230 organizations organisations
#8231 foundations foundation
#8232 get understand
#8233 negative negatively
#8234 her hers
#8235 white whites
#8236 Miss I miss
#8237 cleaned clean
#8238 im and I'm
#8239 relate relates
#8240 id I would
#8241 logic logical
#8242 12 the 12th
#8243 inspite in spite
#8244 having getting
#8245 has are
#8246 but Unfortunately
#8247 $ 50 $50
#8248 b be
#8249 to from the
#8250 has become became
#8251 80 eighty
#8252 they’re their
#8253 order ordering
#8254 work be working
#8255 making creating
#8256 occurrence occurrences
#8257 think consider
#8258 we can to
#8259 spoken to spoke with
#8260 leaders leader's
#8261 find identify
#8262 sports sport
#8263 is being has been
#8264 floors floor
#8265 from as of
#8266 today the day
#8267 Country County
#8268 would wouldn't
#8269 China China's
#8270 he that
#8271 financial financially
#8272 soonest as soon as
#8273 her my
#8274 damaged damage
#8275 where with
#8276 two three
#8277 sister in law sister-in-law
#8278 and they who
#8279 are going go
#8280 min mins
#8281 shared sharing
#8282 theirs there's
#8283 didn't haven't
#8284 low income low-income
#8285 the for an
#8286 receives received
#8287 operate operates
#8288 handover handed over
#8289 exception exceptions
#8290 fulltime full time
#8291 shut down shutdown
#8292 that you You
#8293 body body's
#8294 Don’t I don’t
#8295 policies policy
#8296 did didn't
#8297 meanings meaning
#8298 this type these types
#8299 3th 3rd
#8300 paint painting