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
#251 which This
#252 that that's
#253 hear hearing
#254 result results
#255 member members
#256 system systems
#257 by with
#258 lead led
#259 guest guests
#260 the our
#261 the his
#262 are have
#263 it’s its
#264 and if If
#265 am was
#266 make made
#267 their its
#268 thats that's
#269 be being
#270 of off
#271 I It
#272 not no
#273 And Also
#274 suppose supposed
#275 got received
#276 get gets
#277 they the
#278 I me
#279 full time full-time
#280 do due
#281 make making
#282 setup set up
#283 that where
#284 service services
#285 base based
#286 who that
#287 these the
#288 sometime some time
#289 specially especially
#290 provide provided
#291 maybe may be
#292 10 ten
#293 provide provides
#294 with and
#295 project projects
#296 focus focused
#297 don’t doesn’t
#298 and in
#299 advice advise
#300 check checked

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