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
#8501 went has gone
#8502 are it is
#8503 big great
#8504 this project it
#8505 attorneys attorney's
#8506 practising practicing
#8507 development developed
#8508 two bedroom two-bedroom
#8509 no conclusion no-conclusion
#8510 wait for await
#8511 in from a
#8512 arranged arrange
#8513 directors director's
#8514 Africa African
#8515 no 'no'
#8516 work shop workshop
#8517 i but I
#8518 hanged hung
#8519 re-creation recreation
#8520 realize realise
#8521 do that
#8522 and today Today
#8523 have maintain
#8524 recipe recipes
#8525 gunna going to
#8526 My 'My
#8527 an can
#8528 with against
#8529 classrooms classroom
#8530 outta out of
#8531 one way one-way
#8532 saying says
#8533 And those Those
#8534 to do of doing
#8535 very a
#8536 HIPPA HIPAA
#8537 And I I also
#8538 break up break-up
#8539 people they
#8540 excepting accepting
#8541 completely complete
#8542 turning turn
#8543 extent extend
#8544 these of this
#8545 may of May
#8546 stranger strangers
#8547 ain't isn't
#8548 sell sold
#8549 fell fallen
#8550 worry worries
#8551 drive way driveway
#8552 decreases decrease
#8553 authors authors'
#8554 careers career
#8555 recalled recall
#8556 
Please 
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#8557 learn gain
#8558 2A 2 A
#8559 haven’t hadn’t
#8560 utilized utilize
#8561 Purpose The purpose
#8562 cross lingual cross-lingual
#8563 increasing increasingly
#8564 challenged challenge
#8565 being become
#8566 medical medically
#8567 like :
#8568 firt first
#8569 loss losses
#8570 nonindustrial-related non-industrial-related
#8571 get reach
#8572 is had
#8573 am having have
#8574 in scope in-scope
#8575 map maps
#8576 bother bothers
#8577 buyers buyers'
#8578 students’ student
#8579 being bring
#8580 Donald’s Donalds
#8581 completes completed
#8582 efficiency efficient
#8583 other different
#8584 but the
#8585 suicide suicidal
#8586 I´m I'm
#8587 in the on a
#8588 nures nurse
#8589 but on On
#8590 eliminate eliminating
#8591 unloyal disloyal
#8592 Proposed The proposed
#8593 of making to make
#8594 boyfriend boyfriend's
#8595 start working starting work
#8596 gaz gas
#8597 longer more
#8598 nurse nursing
#8599 As well In addition
#8600 good” good