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
#9501 Dexter Dexter's
#9502 bough bought
#9503 practiced practised
#9504 So what What
#9505 could't couldn't
#9506 employee's employees
#9507 reevaluate re-evaluate
#9508 told spoke
#9509 three year three-year
#9510 wished wishes
#9511 non working non-working
#9512 yuo you
#9513 her herself
#9514 on a at the
#9515 execute executed
#9516 monitor monitors
#9517 strive thrive
#9518 summarise summarize
#9519 adhere adhered
#9520 demonstrates demonstrate
#9521 wasn't were not
#9522 bullies bully's
#9523 to let letting
#9524 chase follow
#9525 choose make
#9526 you” you ”
#9527 yourself myself
#9528 beach beaches
#9529 is was the
#9530 we are
#9531 post-dating postdating
#9532 research researcher
#9533 children’s’ children’s
#9534 there are you have
#9535 from form
#9536 environments environment
#9537 Create 'Create
#9538 a have
#9539 availabilities availability
#9540 pro pros
#9541 well written well-written
#9542 help helps to
#9543 mention mentioned that
#9544 individuals/ companies individuals/companies
#9545 fool foolish
#9546 Whereas However
#9547 keep stay
#9548 cancelling canceling
#9549 gate gates
#9550 by from the
#9551 the people's
#9552 expel example
#9553 treat treating
#9554 mask masks
#9555 assistances assistance
#9556 involve are involved
#9557 should've should have
#9558 do get
#9559 HighSeason High Season
#9560 90s 1990s
#9561 give 'give
#9562 evan even
#9563 shifts shift
#9564 you for your
#9565 perform performs
#9566 Just I I just
#9567 thankss Thank you
#9568 cut over cut-over
#9569 This  This
#9570 join be joining
#9571 two bedroom two-bedroom
#9572 with a of
#9573 15yrs 15 years
#9574 recognising recognizing
#9575 matches match
#9576 y I
#9577 thin think
#9578 effect effective
#9579 get receive a
#9580 As you You
#9581 clt’s client’s
#9582 be bit
#9583 how when
#9584 respond responds
#9585 different other
#9586 answered answer
#9587 Annual The annual
#9588 authors author
#9589 Econsi Econis
#9590 to please
#9591 mouth month
#9592 world word
#9593 He's He
#9594 Regardas Regards
#9595 you have there are
#9596 Dubois Du Bois
#9597 first aid first-aid
#9598 cross trained cross-trained
#9599 enable implement
#9600 i which I