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
#9101 consider are considering
#9102 own owns
#9103 attack attacked
#9104 or with
#9105 characters characters'
#9106 Feburary February
#9107 And 'And
#9108 prior previous
#9109 baby babies
#9110 expect accept
#9111 My During my
#9112 and people People
#9113 decreased decrease
#9114 publically publicly
#9115 damage damages
#9116 wins win
#9117 maker makers
#9118 spellings spelling
#9119 be but
#9120 all each
#9121 using the use of
#9122 this such
#9123 us it
#9124 seek sought
#9125 couldn’t was unable to
#9126 ourselfs ourselves
#9127 research research's
#9128 hung hang
#9129 Hutus Hutu
#9130 the one those
#9131 big a large
#9132 Towels Towel
#9133 travel travelled
#9134 summer the Summer
#9135 20 $20
#9136 explained explains
#9137 Next In the next
#9138 wished wishes
#9139 warning warnings
#9140 before for
#9141 they have it has
#9142 is include
#9143 clock clocked
#9144 brochure brochures
#9145 sell sold
#9146 hour long hour-long
#9147 wash washing
#9148 to be was
#9149 You'd You'll
#9150 install installing
#9151 quality qualities
#9152 eas was
#9153 will want to
#9154 basis base
#9155 investments investment
#9156 me and the
#9157 for example such as
#9158 make put
#9159 Like what As
#9160 home for cash home-for-cash
#9161 king kings
#9162 that it's
#9163 loses lost
#9164 do accomplish
#9165 we this
#9166 button” button
#9167 outdoors outdoor
#9168 Febuary February
#9169 to feel of feeling
#9170 only simply
#9171 plotlines plot lines
#9172 how when
#9173 planning plans
#9174 on time on-time
#9175 have share
#9176 couldn’t can't
#9177 happen have happened
#9178 toward in
#9179 and did Did
#9180 the is
#9181 suggested suggests
#9182 you'd you
#9183 Then I I then
#9184 through thorough
#9185 about of the
#9186 of making to make
#9187 Though Even though
#9188 have ask
#9189 memebers members
#9190 were going went
#9191 being become
#9192 Ima I will
#9193 15 the 15th
#9194 Pleased Please
#9195 Sunday's Sundays
#9196 would were to
#9197 entered enter
#9198 repairing repair
#9199 Jason Jason's
#9200 done carried out