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 put get
#8702 hadn't haven't
#8703 delete deleted
#8704 body bodily
#8705 can do
#8706 clear cleared
#8707 cooperate cooperating
#8708 head headed
#8709 are aren't
#8710 agreements agreement
#8711 survive survived
#8712 per a
#8713 quantity quantities
#8714 originally original
#8715 full fill fulfill
#8716 negotiations negotiation
#8717 time table timetable
#8718 expecting expected
#8719 Profesor Professor
#8720 photoshoot photo shoot
#8721 could not was unable to
#8722 foward forward
#8723 cousin cousins
#8724 think consider
#8725 three month three-month
#8726 also a
#8727 i am I was
#8728 can't am unable to
#8729 gonna are going to
#8730 package packaging
#8731 Just I was just
#8732 But Unfortunately
#8733 perspectives perspective
#8734 have contain
#8735 will did
#8736 that they They
#8737 COP COB
#8738 we have we've had
#8739 10years 10 years
#8740 Sarah Sarah's
#8741 possibility possible
#8742 absent absence
#8743 becomes has become
#8744 90 ninety
#8745 onsite on-site
#8746 enhances enhance
#8747 Non RGU non-RGU
#8748 independent independently
#8749 doctorate doctoral
#8750 to try trying
#8751 district districts
#8752 them people
#8753 sell selling
#8754 analyst analysts
#8755 ’”
#8756 ration ratio
#8757 Understand I understand
#8758 local locally
#8759 any either
#8760 side end
#8761 Anything Is there anything
#8762 position positioned
#8763 Grendel Grendel's
#8764 red read
#8765 too very
#8766 200 two hundred
#8767 no 'no'
#8768 sites site's
#8769 i so I
#8770 a chance an opportunity
#8771 known knew
#8772 tim time
#8773 wish are looking
#8774 racists racist
#8775 please to
#8776 I was wondering if Would
#8777 and an an
#8778 qualities quality
#8779 goes is
#8780 anger angry
#8781 Sincerely Yours sincerely
#8782 shown shows
#8783 make cause
#8784 consist consisted
#8785 I am sorry Apologies
#8786 sent send it
#8787 six month six-month
#8788 signup sign up
#8789 peer peers
#8790 with from the
#8791 other’s others'
#8792 talked about discussed
#8793 arm arms
#8794 know identify
#8795 for in order to
#8796 left leaving
#8797 Canada Canadian
#8798 to achieve in achieving
#8799 making and made
#8800 newly new