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 what is the
#9502 rely back reply
#9503 observation observational
#9504 user's users'
#9505 easiest earliest
#9506 small little
#9507 and /or and/or
#9508 with within a
#9509 Yes… Yes
#9510 delete deleted
#9511 Sir/ Madam Sir/Madam
#9512 arrange arranging
#9513 said says that
#9514 separated separate
#9515 theater theaters
#9516 socio-economic socioeconomic
#9517 accross across
#9518 ( including
#9519 led leads
#9520 residents resident's
#9521 decreases decrease
#9522 brain brains
#9523 them others
#9524 overwhelm overwhelmed
#9525 importent important
#9526 tell telling
#9527 they’re they are
#9528 Mike like
#9529 international internationally
#9530 on the at
#9531 carried carry
#9532 lips lip
#9533 through on
#9534 Roman Romans
#9535 been had
#9536 cost cause
#9537 sence sense
#9538 constraint constraints
#9539 fill complete
#9540 to can we
#9541 about with regards to
#9542 dentist’s dentist
#9543 Would you please Please
#9544 refuses refused
#9545 heroine heroin
#9546 Segway Segways
#9547 comes to arrives at
#9548 WW1 WWI
#9549 unexpected unexpectedly
#9550 that by which
#9551 job position
#9552 period time
#9553 isn’t wasn’t
#9554 create make
#9555 cars car
#9556 towards in
#9557 Kindly we We
#9558 do not no longer
#9559 suppliers supplier
#9560 reach reaching
#9561 proceed proceeded
#9562 Web page web-page
#9563 is ben has been
#9564 learn have learnt
#9565 asking and ask
#9566 just also
#9567 Student The student
#9568 Repairing Repair
#9569 extend extended
#9570 know meet
#9571 help helps to
#9572 postponed postpone
#9573 sever server
#9574 match matched
#9575 Spanish speaking Spanish-speaking
#9576 CC CCed
#9577 charakter character
#9578 Since we We
#9579 sent sends
#9580 break broke
#9581 daughter daughters
#9582 but is
#9583 seen seeing
#9584 danger dangerous
#9585 at the same time simultaneously
#9586 cliché clichéd
#9587 O Lakes O'Lakes
#9588 to carry for carrying
#9589 encourages encourage
#9590 continuously continually
#9591 humans human
#9592 My This is my
#9593 for so that
#9594 expertize expertise
#9595 Still I'm still
#9596 wall walls
#9597 Max Duboff
#9598 development” development
#9599 suffer suffers
#9600 at et