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
#10101 Grendel Grendel's
#10102 several few
#10103 tables table
#10104 gotten become
#10105 one time once
#10106 them” them
#10107 have been am
#10108 remainder reminder
#10109 hand in hand hand-in-hand
#10110 patient’s patients'
#10111 I Pad iPad
#10112 apointment appointment
#10113 learn have learned
#10114 See Please see
#10115 initial initially
#10116 a have
#10117 breif brief
#10118 preventing prevent
#10119 i had I have
#10120 her's hers
#10121 transmitt transmit
#10122 attorneys attorney's
#10123 female woman
#10124 they’re they are
#10125 toward in
#10126 200 two hundred
#10127 possibilites possibilities
#10128 on-boarding onboarding
#10129 bulling bullying
#10130 hole holes
#10131 ​Section ​ Section
#10132 she’s she was
#10133 Since we We
#10134 either both
#10135 to the with
#10136 or with
#10137 sent send it
#10138 miss understanding misunderstanding
#10139 hold ahold
#10140 observation observational
#10141 couldn't didn't
#10142 collogues colleagues
#10143 were would
#10144 careers career
#10145 indication indications
#10146 besides in addition to
#10147 tolking talking
#10148 waited waiting
#10149 nights night
#10150 classrooms classroom
#10151 behavioural behavioral
#10152 rainforest rain forest
#10153 comparing in comparison
#10154 with for the
#10155 instances instance
#10156 thanks to hearing from you Thanks
#10157 continuously continually
#10158 got have received
#10159 wait waits
#10160 trainings training sessions
#10161 mails emails
#10162 LED LEDs
#10163 doesnt don't
#10164 With us we We
#10165 but with
#10166 summarise summarize
#10167 them students
#10168 commit committed
#10169 left hand left-hand
#10170 dream dreamed
#10171 telling told
#10172 pull up pull-up
#10173 wished wishes
#10174 miles mile
#10175 anything something
#10176 Hoping I am hoping
#10177 cloth clothes
#10178 shipped ship
#10179 view viewing
#10180 but then
#10181 well while
#10182 candidates candidate
#10183 renew renewing
#10184 was that were
#10185 outside out
#10186 the of my
#10187 leaded lead
#10188 Family The family
#10189 when but
#10190 Doing Creating
#10191 fell felt
#10192 tailor made tailor-made
#10193 contractor contractor's
#10194 dig dug
#10195 she's She has
#10196 Towels Towel
#10197 appearance appearances
#10198 all each
#10199 offering offered
#10200 15pm 15 p m