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 select selects
#9102 extend extending
#9103 taxi taxis
#9104 when the
#9105 collegues colleagues
#9106 they have it has
#9107 Little My little
#9108 victim victim's
#9109 explanations explanation
#9110 that they They
#9111 whos who's
#9112 monies money
#9113 to they
#9114 top to
#9115 fam family
#9116 shippment shipment
#9117 remitted/ deemed remitted/deemed
#9118 appearances appearance
#9119 at on a
#9120 Thereby Therefore
#9121 mi me
#9122 come be
#9123 we would We
#9124 higher high
#9125 hour time
#9126 silence silent
#9127 argue argued
#9128 $ 200 $200
#9129 then i I
#9130 do pursue
#9131 3rd 3
#9132 consist consisted
#9133 to that he
#9134 education educations
#9135 title titled
#9136 writer writers
#9137 Feburary February
#9138 between of
#9139 sense senses
#9140 more less
#9141 5 $5
#9142 sended sent
#9143 Advantages- the Advantages - The
#9144 consist in consists of
#9145 store stored
#9146 there life their lives
#9147 less little
#9148 And those Those
#9149 your of the
#9150 had come came
#9151 aa as
#9152 qualities quality
#9153 it that this
#9154 well behaved well-behaved
#9155 soon to be soon-to-be
#9156 Please could Would
#9157 ain't isn't
#9158 has also
#9159 speaks spoke
#9160 constraint constraints
#9161 moving to move
#9162 It is passable Is it possible
#9163 I’ve got I have
#9164 ( if If
#9165 on able unable
#9166 by as
#9167 paperclip paper clip
#9168 gotten had
#9169 foundation foundations
#9170 Similarly Similar
#9171 PM's PMs
#9172 goes is
#9173 will not be able am unable
#9174 We'll We will
#9175 dont do not
#9176 over at
#9177 electrician electricians
#9178 percent %
#9179 hand written hand-written
#9180 breaks break
#9181 elder elderly
#9182 source sourced
#9183 some many
#9184 else where elsewhere
#9185 about over
#9186 this that it
#9187 ( is
#9188 anything everything
#9189 saw sees
#9190 want to will
#9191 body bodily
#9192 wheels wheel
#9193 Marks Mark's
#9194 this my
#9195 and :
#9196 bake back
#9197 put add
#9198 when but
#9199 was and
#9200 close closes

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