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
#8801 voice over voice-over
#8802 region regional
#8803 replaced replace
#8804 rewards reward
#8805 all everyone
#8806 i I had
#8807 comany company
#8808 down stairs downstairs
#8809 one way one-way
#8810 request ask
#8811 10am 10 : 00 a m
#8812 regard regarding
#8813 worth worthy
#8814 life threatening life-threatening
#8815 Night 'Night'
#8816 Knob and Tube Knob-and-Tube
#8817 Tnx Thanks
#8818 comes will come
#8819 5 minute five-minute
#8820 we was
#8821 advantages advantage
#8822 though tough
#8823 im I was
#8824 pursing pursuing
#8825 subjects subject
#8826 big a large
#8827 distribute distributed
#8828 breaks broke
#8829 Jason Jason's
#8830 vacation vacations
#8831 reflect reflects
#8832 outta out of
#8833 Wonder I wonder
#8834 My During my
#8835 cry crying
#8836 bother bothers
#8837 dreamt dreamed
#8838 Chaplin Chaplain
#8839 Always I always
#8840 has they have
#8841 Office the office
#8842 good” good
#8843 bear bears
#8844 After and after
#8845 yes 'yes'
#8846 use usage
#8847 00 00pm
#8848 more easy easier
#8849 Grethel Gretel
#8850 lil lil'
#8851 wishing wish
#8852 uncle uncle's
#8853 to set setting
#8854 commitments commitment
#8855 nights night
#8856 emphasis emphasize
#8857 that are which is
#8858 interesting interested in
#8859 shool school
#8860 theuse these
#8861 authors authors'
#8862 applying apply
#8863 push pushes
#8864 imagine imagined
#8865 consultant consultants
#8866 bomb bombs
#8867 Interesting Interestingly
#8868 Welsh speaking Welsh-speaking
#8869 won’t would not
#8870 couldn't was unable to
#8871 those of the
#8872 be to become
#8873 it : It
#8874 one-to-one one-on-one
#8875 though but
#8876 delay in my delayed
#8877 Good It was good
#8878 send am sending
#8879 whale whales
#8880 under into
#8881 60 sixty
#8882 hand over handover
#8883 sat set
#8884 break up break-up
#8885 move out move-out
#8886 politic politics
#8887 do t don't
#8888 analyze analyzing
#8889 passing passes
#8890 assesment assessment
#8891 we have that we
#8892 vaccination vaccinations
#8893 footnoteRef footnote Ref
#8894 directors director's
#8895 Assisant Assistant
#8896 mindset mindsets
#8897 Going I'm going
#8898 package packaging
#8899 Johns John's
#8900 had given gave