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 imput input
#8302 color colored
#8303 them the students
#8304 O Lakes O'Lakes
#8305 Cezanne Cézanne
#8306 varied various
#8307 I'm am I
#8308 VC's VCs
#8309 become come
#8310 ealier earlier
#8311 to learn of learning
#8312 loses lost
#8313 adn and
#8314 varies various
#8315 lectures lecturers
#8316 bdrms bedrooms
#8317 panelist panelists
#8318 grief grieve
#8319 functioning functions
#8320 practises practices
#8321 Lucy Lucy's
#8322 highlights highlight
#8323 is who was
#8324 7th seventh
#8325 replace replacement
#8326 Kin Kind
#8327 like :
#8328 Amy Amy's
#8329 is which was
#8330 adition addition
#8331 beater better
#8332 dad dad's
#8333 infos information
#8334 global globe
#8335 exemple example
#8336 $ 18 $18
#8337 theater theaters
#8338 Mars Mars'
#8339 can and
#8340 Pleez Please
#8341 helpdesk help desk
#8342 consumer consumers
#8343 join joins
#8344 among in
#8345 leaders leader
#8346 got go
#8347 procced proceed
#8348 travelers travellers
#8349 wastewater waste water
#8350 pieces piece
#8351 legit legitimate
#8352 is has become
#8353 chief chiefs
#8354 cause have caused
#8355 By : by
#8356 specialised specialized
#8357 come back return
#8358 in the to
#8359 agreeable in agreement
#8360 crewmembers crew members
#8361 kissed kisses
#8362 watch see
#8363 attended attendant
#8364 time hours
#8365 gibss gibbs
#8366 honour honor
#8367 for to do
#8368 homes house
#8369 surface surfaces
#8370 employees employee's
#8371 need to must
#8372 nongovernmental non-governmental
#8373 happens has happened
#8374 replace replacing
#8375 their them
#8376 expecting expect
#8377 break broke
#8378 evaluate evaluated
#8379 is involves
#8380 cases case
#8381 non not
#8382 pre per
#8383 draft Drafts
#8384 As an For
#8385 men male
#8386 happy pleased
#8387 regarding in response to
#8388 destine destined
#8389 canceling cancelling
#8390 lawyer lawyers
#8391 at within
#8392 fees fee
#8393 though with
#8394 video’s videos
#8395 competitions competition
#8396 proposals proposal
#8397 one they
#8398 experience experiencing
#8399 by be
#8400 say ask