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 futures future
#9702 affraid afraid
#9703 you a
#9704 behaviours behavior
#9705 in the on a
#9706 its it's the
#9707 deliver delivers
#9708 been had
#9709 attend be attending
#9710 to put putting
#9711 boys boys'
#9712 20’s 20s
#9713 some many
#9714 As this This
#9715 brand brand's
#9716 someone's someone else's
#9717 which makes making
#9718 love have loved
#9719 out of office out-of-office
#9720 Viet Nam Vietnam
#9721 in was
#9722 debtors debtors'
#9723 Author The author
#9724 credential credentials
#9725 was what
#9726 people peoples'
#9727 machine learning machine-learning
#9728 that’d that would
#9729 enough sufficient
#9730 hold ahold
#9731 files file
#9732 more the most
#9733 suite suit
#9734 in the a
#9735 work flow workflow
#9736 excepted expected
#9737 miss understanding misunderstanding
#9738 individual’s individuals
#9739 Excutive Executive
#9740 note noted
#9741 grandmas grandma's
#9742 have develop
#9743 at on a
#9744 approximate approximately
#9745 worry worries
#9746 move out move-out
#9747 other the
#9748 chase chased
#9749 need to must
#9750 huge large
#9751 should must
#9752 helpdesk help desk
#9753 off the shelf off-the-shelf
#9754 right hand right-hand
#9755 story telling storytelling
#9756 their this
#9757 who whoever
#9758 export exports
#9759 last in
#9760 merge merged
#9761 Can’t I can’t
#9762 ad had
#9763 summarise summarize
#9764 tip tips
#9765 me the
#9766 seemed seem
#9767 devils devil's
#9768 so much very
#9769 upgrade upgraded
#9770 is occurs
#9771 we was
#9772 PE P E
#9773 hit hitting
#9774 from with the
#9775 the US U S
#9776 Afer After
#9777 jacket jackets
#9778 demonstrates demonstrate
#9779 lose loses
#9780 LED LEDs
#9781 up stairs upstairs
#9782 defenses defense
#9783 28th 28
#9784 engages engage
#9785 and being Being
#9786 The one One
#9787 1 an
#9788 apreciate appreciate
#9789 bigger larger
#9790 which they
#9791 models model
#9792 Final Finally
#9793 Lords Lord's
#9794 were would
#9795 them” them
#9796 have never never have
#9797 intro's intros
#9798 Me Mr
#9799 than over
#9800 involve are involved