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
#51 it them
#52 and or
#53 in of
#54 were was
#55 has had
#56 then than
#57 for of
#58 send sent
#59 on of
#60 question questions
#61 in with
#62 to in
#63 had have
#64 was is
#65 the this
#66 the an
#67 the their
#68 of to
#69 can not cannot
#70 I I've
#71 4 four
#72 could would
#73 1 one
#74 that the
#75 use used
#76 5 five
#77 the that
#78 dont don't
#79 in for
#80 on at
#81 ask asked
#82 on to
#83 at on
#84 to of
#85 is it's
#86 of on
#87 everyday every day
#88 Lets Let's
#89 with to
#90 But However
#91 on for
#92 towards toward
#93 cause because
#94 that this
#95 to and
#96 form from
#97 my the
#98 for in
#99 too to
#100 on about

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