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
#8301 had a have
#8302 the for an
#8303 o on
#8304 Theres There are
#8305 refers refer
#8306 off grid off-grid
#8307 NewYork New York
#8308 revived received
#8309 maintains maintain
#8310 that had with
#8311 algorithm algorithms
#8312 tha the
#8313 associate associated
#8314 theyre they're
#8315 Monday Mondays
#8316 shut down shutdown
#8317 fot for
#8318 spellings spelling
#8319 Thanks giving Thanksgiving
#8320 interviews interview
#8321 went when
#8322 Don’t I don’t
#8323 assumption assumptions
#8324 go am going
#8325 at during the
#8326 don do
#8327 we We will
#8328 Country County
#8329 ensuring to ensure that
#8330 work be working
#8331 consists consist
#8332 also as
#8333 specifcation specification
#8334 regarding in regards to
#8335 or even and
#8336 and from From
#8337 been to be
#8338 anyway in any way
#8339 got a
#8340 he that
#8341 been working worked
#8342 try are trying
#8343 utilize utilized
#8344 companys company's
#8345 which are :
#8346 bad negative
#8347 dentist dentist's
#8348 CCed cc'ed
#8349 partnerships partnership
#8350 get had
#8351 so that That way
#8352 apology apologize
#8353 drive way driveway
#8354 tradition traditions
#8355 we'll well
#8356 reasonable reasonably
#8357 runs ran
#8358 By Bye
#8359 and was
#8360 trait traits
#8361 gain/ loss gain/loss
#8362 not without
#8363 first aid first-aid
#8364 recourses resources
#8365 et c etc
#8366 Fri Friday
#8367 wee week
#8368 resumes résumés
#8369 costing cost
#8370 Tim Tim's
#8371 do that
#8372 overwhelm overwhelmed
#8373 5 $5
#8374 of due to
#8375 touch touches
#8376 to teach teaching
#8377 taxi taxis
#8378 did have had
#8379 in regards regarding
#8380 principals principles
#8381 memories memory
#8382 $ 500 $500
#8383 etc
#8384 seed seeds
#8385 had seen saw
#8386 It is the The
#8387 I' m I'm
#8388 Anything Is there anything
#8389 ( if If
#8390 our this
#8391 yet and
#8392 renew renewed
#8393 spirt spirit
#8394 to they
#8395 customer the customer's
#8396 approximate approximately
#8397 brick and mortar brick-and-mortar
#8398 up” up ”
#8399 kind type
#8400 countertops counter tops