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
#9701 ensuring ensure
#9702 Following Further to
#9703 is include
#9704 has includes
#9705 practises practices
#9706 well balanced well-balanced
#9707 updated updates
#9708 similarity similarities
#9709 inform informing
#9710 though if
#9711 to provide for providing
#9712 nonindustrial non-industrial
#9713 br be
#9714 time team
#9715 more less
#9716 in regards to about
#9717 debtors debtors'
#9718 longer more
#9719 you'd you
#9720 a solution solutions
#9721 hai Hi
#9722 gave has given
#9723 must be is
#9724 Totally I totally
#9725 they’re they are
#9726 created creating
#9727 participate participates
#9728 all each
#9729 African-American African-Americans
#9730 complication complications
#9731 have to will
#9732 known knew
#9733 pepole people
#9734 fly flying
#9735 care caring
#9736 suite suit
#9737 set schedule
#9738 and an an
#9739 will want to
#9740 so for For
#9741 but after After
#9742 ben been
#9743 we are I am
#9744 which i that I
#9745 we'll we'd
#9746 those such
#9747 NGO NGOs
#9748 PM PM's
#9749 growths growth
#9750 toward in
#9751 all are
#9752 beleive believe
#9753 dig dug
#9754 behaviours behavior
#9755 Now a day Nowadays
#9756 Fridays Friday
#9757 context contexts
#9758 contain contained
#9759 one it
#9760 rely really
#9761 1950’s 1950s
#9762 Alabama AL
#9763 implication implications
#9764 used to would
#9765 did performed
#9766 avalible available
#9767 i wont I won't
#9768 less least
#9769 have also
#9770 arm arms
#9771 desicion decision
#9772 will work works
#9773 improving improvement
#9774 went going
#9775 Variety A variety
#9776 besides in addition to
#9777 10 day 10-day
#9778 2 day 2-day
#9779 demonstrates demonstrate
#9780 great greatest
#9781 will not cannot
#9782 corrected correct
#9783 politics political
#9784 firework fireworks
#9785 making and made
#9786 into the in
#9787 have find
#9788 tim time
#9789 defect defects
#9790 anger angry
#9791 directly direct
#9792 tech technology
#9793 waited waiting
#9794 meat meet
#9795 Though Even though
#9796 a chance an opportunity
#9797 pt patient
#9798 we’ve we have
#9799 can't not cannot
#9800 off campus off-campus