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
#8601 female woman
#8602 cutting edge cutting-edge
#8603 other’s others'
#8604 setup setting up
#8605 Best The best
#8606 advisor advisors
#8607 walk in walk-in
#8608 are needing need
#8609 let's lets
#8610 caps cap
#8611 therefore and
#8612 I’ve I’d
#8613 arent aren't
#8614 school wide school-wide
#8615 wrote have written
#8616 $ 3 $3
#8617 live have lived
#8618 rational rationale
#8619 which i that I
#8620 h R HR
#8621 doe does
#8622 attach the attached
#8623 be getting get
#8624 The time Time
#8625 collegues colleagues
#8626 verified verify
#8627 si is
#8628 maker makers
#8629 
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#8630 wright write
#8631 onto to
#8632 actually actual
#8633 The As the
#8634 family's families
#8635 match matched
#8636 recognized recognised
#8637 personal personnel
#8638 langue language
#8639 compare comparing
#8640 While the The
#8641 gone going
#8642 information/ documents information/documents
#8643 this their
#8644 I´m I'm
#8645 shall we we should
#8646 about a a
#8647 Office the office
#8648 video’s videos
#8649 i but I
#8650 That At that
#8651 what’s what was
#8652 individuals/ companies individuals/companies
#8653 i dont I didn't
#8654 In addition Additionally
#8655 my an
#8656 and in order
#8657 step mother stepmother
#8658 road rode
#8659 arranged arrange
#8660 pre-existing preexisting
#8661 15 minutes 15-minute
#8662 apology apologize
#8663 slightly slight
#8664 on the to
#8665 mouved moved
#8666 direct directed
#8667 travel travels
#8668 filled fill
#8669 now ! Now
#8670 and no No
#8671 12 month 12-month
#8672 Furthermore Further
#8673 were and
#8674 deserved deserve
#8675 adviced advised
#8676 ethic ethnic
#8677 industries industry
#8678 had were
#8679 Nation Nations
#8680 clean up clean-up
#8681 the US U S
#8682 consist consisted
#8683 signup sign up
#8684 chicken chickens
#8685 strip strips
#8686 until now so far
#8687 for doing to do
#8688 varies various
#8689 you” you ”
#8690 cells cell
#8691 hard working hardworking
#8692 and So I
#8693 We Our
#8694 Gentleman Gentlemen
#8695 yor your
#8696 tropes troops
#8697 very really
#8698 new born newborn
#8699 but is
#8700 though tough