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
#10201 demonstrates demonstrate
#10202 the to a
#10203 message messaged
#10204 them you
#10205 3 lined 3-lined
#10206 ethic ethnic
#10207 had have a
#10208 luck lucky
#10209 make put
#10210 17th 17
#10211 : she She
#10212 wondered wandered
#10213 none any
#10214 and being Being
#10215 life threatening life-threatening
#10216 custom designed custom-designed
#10217 good” good
#10218 PE P E
#10219 and an an
#10220 You have Have you
#10221 footnoteRef footnote Ref
#10222 separately separate
#10223 magick magic
#10224 programmes programme
#10225 ypur your
#10226 do commit
#10227 empower empowering
#10228 Ima I will
#10229 depressions depression
#10230 we can possible
#10231 presented presents
#10232 employees’ employees
#10233 2-3 two to three
#10234 inherit inherited
#10235 a lot much
#10236 favors favor
#10237 expand expanding
#10238 so now Now
#10239 going planning
#10240 explane explain
#10241 move out move-out
#10242 arm arms
#10243 haven't have not
#10244 in making to make
#10245 walk in walk-in
#10246 huge large
#10247 get better improve
#10248 bake back
#10249 hire hiring
#10250 Alabama AL
#10251 recognise recognize
#10252 explore exploring
#10253 time timing
#10254 intention intentions
#10255 do accomplish
#10256 Srilanka Sri Lanka
#10257 apreciate appreciate
#10258 have has the
#10259 colour colours
#10260 turning turn
#10261 of for an
#10262 subjects subject
#10263 any all
#10264 foundation foundations
#10265 parts aspects
#10266 laptop laptops
#10267 were going went
#10268 night time nighttime
#10269 home for cash home-for-cash
#10270 has also
#10271 excellent excellence
#10272 collegues colleagues
#10273 laboratory laboratories
#10274 15 $15
#10275 as in the
#10276 childs child's
#10277 I have
#10278 home made homemade
#10279 sit sits
#10280 merge merged
#10281 I will I'll
#10282 ex girlfriend ex-girlfriend
#10283 in regards to about
#10284 would that
#10285 updated updates
#10286 ad had
#10287 is showing shows
#10288 airlines airline
#10289 match matched
#10290 driving driver's
#10291 Saturday’s Saturdays
#10292 as ! As
#10293 on :
#10294 consider are considering
#10295 to increase of increasing
#10296 suppose were supposed
#10297 place space
#10298 Like what As
#10299 to the on a
#10300 achievements achievement