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
#351 was am
#352 learn learned
#353 which who
#354 and or and/or
#355 reason reasons
#356 show shows
#357 client clients
#358 discuss discussed
#359 makes make
#360 area areas
#361 it's its
#362 since because
#363 change changes
#364 because as
#365 to will
#366 about on
#367 is if
#368 kind kinds
#369 face to face face-to-face
#370 others other
#371 if of
#372 and as
#373 notice noticed
#374 your their
#375 in by
#376 concern concerns
#377 what which
#378 we we're
#379 thought thoughts
#380 00pm 00 pm
#381 get getting
#382 give gave
#383 way ways
#384 his their
#385 is as
#386 he the
#387 include includes
#388 give gives
#389 that when
#390 organization organizations
#391 take takes
#392 came come
#393 mean means
#394 in is
#395 have been were
#396 can may
#397 by in
#398 know knows
#399 who whom
#400 as and

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