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
#501 week week's
#502 finish finished
#503 explain explained
#504 was has been
#505 at from
#506 are do
#507 wants want
#508 that to
#509 report reports
#510 any a
#511 with about
#512 it which
#513 part time part-time
#514 meet meeting
#515 you they
#516 of the
#517 myself me
#518 about for
#519 years year
#520 by from
#521 staffs staff
#522 it I
#523 don't doesn't
#524 class classes
#525 spend spent
#526 though thought
#527 use uses
#528 individual individuals
#529 and also Also
#530 provide providing
#531 me I
#532 9 nine
#533 year year's
#534 got get
#535 account accounts
#536 concern concerned
#537 team teams
#538 comes come
#539 its it’s
#540 is it
#541 that those
#542 pass past
#543 take taking
#544 min minutes
#545 helps help
#546 right rights
#547 people people's
#548 purpose purposes
#549 shows show
#550 your you’re

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