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 hr hours
#9502 endeavours endeavors
#9503 two bedroom two-bedroom
#9504 happen happening
#9505 multiply multiple
#9506 the are
#9507 mount amount
#9508 introduces introduced
#9509 give me provide
#9510 vote voted
#9511 Irregardless Regardless
#9512 apologize apologise
#9513 what was
#9514 taking takes
#9515 22th 22nd
#9516 become are
#9517 in to into the
#9518 recognized recognised
#9519 cleary clearly
#9520 interact interacted
#9521 let's let us
#9522 have given gave
#9523 capacities capacity
#9524 donor donors
#9525 confirming confirm
#9526 We have There is
#9527 plotlines plot lines
#9528 believe believing
#9529 In these These
#9530 offender offenders
#9531 gears gear
#9532 i send I sent
#9533 draft drafted
#9534 slangs slang
#9535 def definitely
#9536 polish a Polish
#9537 and not rather than
#9538 German Germany
#9539 well written well-written
#9540 could was able to
#9541 because she She
#9542 so for For
#9543 pricing price
#9544 say saw
#9545 so such an
#9546 something things
#9547 a called
#9548 PMIS PMIS's
#9549 the for a
#9550 it that this
#9551 stressful stressed
#9552 gentlemen gentleman
#9553 no not a
#9554 shelfs shelves
#9555 argues argue
#9556 relaxed relax
#9557 key words keywords
#9558 earth the Earth
#9559 i had I have
#9560 out” out
#9561 regarding with regard to
#9562 through from
#9563 can be am
#9564 changed changing
#9565 was trying tried
#9566 surprised surprise
#9567 those does
#9568 election elections
#9569 plain plane
#9570 lose losing
#9571 manner manners
#9572 testing test
#9573 pre-existing preexisting
#9574 b/c because
#9575 whole hole
#9576 before after
#9577 approaches approach
#9578 waist waste
#9579 across around
#9580 backwards backward
#9581 we who
#9582 drive drove
#9583 tryout try out
#9584 checking to check
#9585 may should
#9586 I did I've done
#9587 8hr 8-hour
#9588 wait waits
#9589 41 forty-one
#9590 increasing increases
#9591 two thirds two-thirds
#9592 for if you have
#9593 who whoever
#9594 showing to show
#9595 extend extending
#9596 webinar webinars
#9597 for :
#9598 intro introduce
#9599 not now
#9600 o on