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 may to
#8602 was a
#8603 Called I called
#8604 scissor scissors
#8605 first year first-year
#8606 add ad
#8607 friends friends'
#8608 through throw
#8609 By using Using
#8610 encouragements encouragement
#8611 here writing
#8612 one way one-way
#8613 don do
#8614 fill out fill-out
#8615 Sr senior
#8616 indicates indicated
#8617 driving driver's
#8618 10 pm 10pm
#8619 firms firm's
#8620 sell sale
#8621 evils evil
#8622 but though
#8623 little few
#8624 tell share
#8625 a copy copies
#8626 hight height
#8627 realtime real time
#8628 integrate integrates
#8629 9 am 9am
#8630 Apologies My apologies
#8631 both the
#8632 juice juices
#8633 give send
#8634 relax relaxed
#8635 tuff tough
#8636 yr year
#8637 informed told
#8638 positive positively
#8639 no not a
#8640 coming to come
#8641 preparing prepare
#8642 destroy destroyed
#8643 completly completely
#8644 murders murderers
#8645 much needed much-needed
#8646 a on
#8647 Tx Texas
#8648 70 seventy
#8649 stared started
#8650 objectives objective
#8651 to do in doing
#8652 m I'm
#8653 lately late
#8654 I are
#8655 ‘No No
#8656 himself themselves
#8657 Could u would you
#8658 cal call
#8659 we know we've known
#8660 staying stay
#8661 Price The price
#8662 his or her their
#8663 to that we
#8664 of to a
#8665 but it's
#8666 spending to spend
#8667 choose choosing
#8668 interviews interview
#8669 neither or
#8670 their they
#8671 an d and
#8672 remembered remember
#8673 grandmother grandmother's
#8674 religion religions
#8675 rolls roles
#8676 to on a
#8677 new found newfound
#8678 bonus bonuses
#8679 student’s students
#8680 to-date to date
#8681 If Could
#8682 completing complete
#8683 Note Please note that
#8684 self confidence self-confidence
#8685 inconveniences inconvenience
#8686 showing showings
#8687 imputing inputting
#8688 trafic traffic
#8689 after in
#8690 semiprivate semi-private
#8691 Children They
#8692 As But as
#8693 exchange exchanged
#8694 but with
#8695 stack stuck
#8696 row rows
#8697 latter letter
#8698 we can for us to
#8699 wiliness willingness
#8700 lies lie

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