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
#8701 excepting accepting
#8702 after later
#8703 ths this
#8704 produced produce
#8705 laboratory laboratories
#8706 force forced
#8707 see ask
#8708 suggested suggests
#8709 Huda I
#8710 self indulgent self-indulgent
#8711 Concert The concert
#8712 sell sold
#8713 check cheque
#8714 brochure brochures
#8715 on :
#8716 Hi Him
#8717 honor honour
#8718 Sir/ Madam Sir/Madam
#8719 suppliers supplier
#8720 join joins
#8721 mast must
#8722 though tough
#8723 as I and
#8724 critique critiques
#8725 heard hears
#8726 into for
#8727 action act
#8728 cliché clichéd
#8729 Prevention prevent
#8730 it has have
#8731 we have there are
#8732 gone went
#8733 playing played
#8734 medications medication
#8735 be were
#8736 werent weren't
#8737 cought caught
#8738 guidence guidance
#8739 differnt different
#8740 Final The final
#8741 1970’s 1970s
#8742 with this
#8743 labor labour
#8744 for when
#8745 guarantor guarantor's
#8746 Co workers coworkers
#8747 generate generated
#8748 while in
#8749 that I to
#8750 looking looks
#8751 afternon afternoon
#8752 progress progresses
#8753 yourself themselves
#8754 keys key
#8755 ofcourse of course
#8756 discovers discovered
#8757 That's This is
#8758 war” war
#8759 into the
#8760 profession professional
#8761 Quick A quick
#8762 react reacted
#8763 raise rise
#8764 have require
#8765 frequent frequently
#8766 request requested a
#8767 Hay Hey
#8768 went came
#8769 non not
#8770 raise raises
#8771 drinkDrank Drank
#8772 didn’t haven’t
#8773 tha that
#8774 isn't wasn't
#8775 spy's spies
#8776 with due to
#8777 due to as
#8778 program program's
#8779 the  the
#8780 somthing something
#8781 well better
#8782 15 2015
#8783 Regading Regarding
#8784 be needing need
#8785 impression impressions
#8786 Spends Spend
#8787 live have lived
#8788 but although
#8789 peer peers
#8790 following follow
#8791 accepted accept
#8792 length lengths
#8793 her he
#8794 aboard abroad
#8795 parent teacher parent-teacher
#8796 hide hid
#8797 forth coming forthcoming
#8798 havn't haven't
#8799 volumes volume
#8800 fails fail