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
#1 the a
#2 is are
#3 is was
#4 in on
#5 a the
#6 will would
#7 on in
#8 a an
#9 & and
#10 that who
#11 are is
#12 its it's
#13 to for
#14 was were
#15 have has
#16 can could
#17 which that
#18 e-mail email
#19 you your
#20 of for
#21 for to
#22 in at
#23 has have
#24 your you're
#25 would will
#26 that which
#27 this these
#28 2 two
#29 Hope I hope
#30 Im I'm
#31 in into
#32 there their
#33 are were
#34 and to
#35 this the
#36 have had
#37 to with
#38 it this
#39 3 three
#40 wanted want
#41 u you
#42 ok okay
#43 at in
#44 if whether
#45 to too
#46 of in
#47 could can
#48 in to
#49 need needs
#50 an a
#51 and or
#52 in with
#53 has had
#54 in of
#55 to in
#56 it them
#57 were was
#58 on of
#59 for of
#60 the their
#61 the this
#62 had have
#63 send sent
#64 of to
#65 question questions
#66 was is
#67 can not cannot
#68 then than
#69 the an
#70 could would
#71 I I've
#72 4 four
#73 on at
#74 that the
#75 in for
#76 1 one
#77 dont don't
#78 the that
#79 towards toward
#80 5 five
#81 use used
#82 ask asked
#83 to of
#84 at on
#85 that this
#86 on to
#87 on for
#88 my the
#89 everyday every day
#90 too to
#91 to and
#92 with to
#93 of on
#94 for in
#95 to into
#96 Lets Let's
#97 of from
#98 cause because
#99 to on
#100 life lives

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