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 about for
#502 Let Let's
#503 day to day day-to-day
#504 myself me
#505 staffs staff
#506 it which
#507 report reports
#508 week week's
#509 finish finished
#510 wants want
#511 expectation expectations
#512 of the
#513 that to
#514 years year
#515 was has been
#516 meet meeting
#517 part time part-time
#518 spend spent
#519 start starts
#520 by from
#521 9 nine
#522 and also Also
#523 don't doesn't
#524 class classes
#525 right rights
#526 it I
#527 year year's
#528 provide providing
#529 shows show
#530 me I
#531 people people's
#532 got get
#533 though thought
#534 use uses
#535 is it
#536 explain explained
#537 min minutes
#538 there’s there are
#539 know knew
#540 purpose purposes
#541 comes come
#542 services service
#543 mail email
#544 planing planning
#545 concern concerned
#546 in at the
#547 years year's
#548 family families
#549 mins minutes
#550 name named

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