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
#9001 on able unable
#9002 Going I'm going
#9003 is It's a
#9004 are did
#9005 she the
#9006 resend resent
#9007 attract attracts
#9008 basic basis
#9009 revision revisions
#9010 great greatest
#9011 so this
#9012 Soon As soon
#9013 African Africa
#9014 Emil email
#9015 pay check paycheck
#9016 has to should
#9017 Data The data
#9018 thanks to hearing from you Thanks
#9019 separately separate
#9020 Hug Hugs
#9021 lit light
#9022 In that That
#9023 15 $15
#9024 bale able
#9025 store store's
#9026 for a to
#9027 workers worker's
#9028 urself yourself
#9029 delaying delay
#9030 incredible incredibly
#9031 assignments assignment
#9032 gone been
#9033 me… me
#9034 and who Who
#9035 Even though Although
#9036 point pointed
#9037 signature sign
#9038 headed heading
#9039 apointment appointment
#9040 will be would
#9041 selections selection
#9042 We Do we
#9043 education educations
#9044 they were it was
#9045 African-American African-Americans
#9046 if If it
#9047 e he
#9048 she’s she was
#9049 Family The family
#9050 Its ok it's OK
#9051 this its
#9052 social socially
#9053 be needing need
#9054 got received a
#9055 is I'm
#9056 babies baby's
#9057 prevent preventing
#9058 one it
#9059 thinking thought
#9060 counties countries
#9061 that ! That
#9062 replace replacement
#9063 3am 3 am
#9064 70 seventy
#9065 rock contains of rocks contain
#9066 ypur your
#9067 polices policies
#9068 27th 27
#9069 NYC N Y C
#9070 transfered transferred
#9071 confirm confirming
#9072 participants participants'
#9073 non profit non-profit
#9074 communicated communicate
#9075 psychopath psychopathic
#9076 cc ccing
#9077 about regarding the
#9078 had become became
#9079 in scope in-scope
#9080 nonliving non-living
#9081 regular regularly
#9082 associates associate
#9083 completing complete
#9084 expressing express
#9085 yells yelled
#9086 Contain The rocks contain
#9087 developement development
#9088 left hand left-hand
#9089 ensure ensuring that
#9090 if and
#9091 wondered wonder
#9092 parent's parents'
#9093 inside into
#9094 rating ratings
#9095 directors director's
#9096 again… again
#9097 in regard of regarding
#9098 versions version
#9099 And lastly Lastly
#9100 requirement required