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 out of the box out-of-the-box
#9502 damage damages
#9503 have come came
#9504 hand in hand hand-in-hand
#9505 dig dug
#9506 wanting wants
#9507 arm arms
#9508 meat meet
#9509 make have made
#9510 big a large
#9511 as have
#9512 nures nurse
#9513 surgery surgeries
#9514 left hand left-hand
#9515 are become
#9516 in while
#9517 are living live
#9518 involving involved
#9519 cross cultural cross-cultural
#9520 insist insists
#9521 of are
#9522 hit hits
#9523 here” here ”
#9524 learn study
#9525 worth worthwhile
#9526 it's are
#9527 making and made
#9528 and that's which is
#9529 all are
#9530 to be was
#9531 to we should
#9532 aprox approx
#9533 done carried out
#9534 racists racist
#9535 place space
#9536 me and the
#9537 we were we
#9538 hey they
#9539 a solution solutions
#9540 conduct conducts
#9541 relaxed relax
#9542 benefit beneficial
#9543 within by
#9544 smiles smile
#9545 our us
#9546 had been
#9547 english an English
#9548 would were to
#9549 on a in the
#9550 ypur your
#9551 hunts hunt
#9552 3D 3 D
#9553 CEO CTO
#9554 oil oils
#9555 societies society
#9556 forwards for forward to
#9557 warning warnings
#9558 greatest great
#9559 is specialized specializes
#9560 due to by
#9561 legit legitimate
#9562 to develop developing
#9563 70 seventy
#9564 in regard of regarding
#9565 exchanges exchange
#9566 machine learning machine-learning
#9567 seminar seminars
#9568 ageing aging
#9569 tolking talking
#9570 affected affect
#9571 bussy busy
#9572 time team
#9573 you guys your
#9574 sprouts sprouts'
#9575 Life 'Life
#9576 psychopath psychopathic
#9577 homeless homelessness
#9578 back log backlog
#9579 but as
#9580 for me to that I
#9581 I ve I've
#9582 prior previous
#9583 that’d that would
#9584 and sorry Sorry
#9585 sites site's
#9586 outside out
#9587 parents parent
#9588 no the
#9589 careers career
#9590 thought thinks
#9591 at on a
#9592 has would have
#9593 off campus off-campus
#9594 won’t wouldn't
#9595 cloth clothes
#9596 have share
#9597 talk discuss
#9598 other the
#9599 set schedule
#9600 When Whilst