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
#10501 In addition Additionally
#10502 prior previous
#10503 voices voice
#10504 need needs to
#10505 see's sees
#10506 known knew
#10507 provide offer
#10508 direct directed
#10509 similarity similarities
#10510 grabs grabbed
#10511 behaviours behavior
#10512 how when
#10513 can am
#10514 patient patients'
#10515 FE’s FEs
#10516 How's How are
#10517 or Or do
#10518 trainer trainers
#10519 35 thirty-five
#10520 for the a
#10521 has to should
#10522 recalled recall
#10523 height high
#10524 you'd you
#10525 Going I'm going
#10526 characters character's
#10527 summers summer
#10528 suite suit
#10529 data driven data-driven
#10530 with in a
#10531 woul would
#10532 was telling told
#10533 nonliving non-living
#10534 focusses focuses
#10535 behavioral behavioural
#10536 exchanges exchange
#10537 ful full
#10538 credits credit
#10539 use take
#10540 home town hometown
#10541 because you You
#10542 this that it
#10543 making causing
#10544 more less
#10545 comp compensation
#10546 at over
#10547 bean been
#10548 growing grow
#10549 'I I
#10550 behaviours behaviour
#10551 for making to make
#10552 I ve I've
#10553 nures nurse
#10554 director director's
#10555 talk spoken
#10556 of the from
#10557 warning warnings
#10558 honest honestly
#10559 by near
#10560 who’s who is
#10561 graphics graphic
#10562 are become
#10563 constantly consistently
#10564 directly direct
#10565 in home in-home
#10566 something some
#10567 frame frames
#10568 Met I met
#10569 to complete in completing
#10570 leafs leaves
#10571 layer layers
#10572 i I had
#10573 moth month
#10574 of making to make
#10575 awsome awesome
#10576 impress impressed
#10577 Singapore sourced Singapore-sourced
#10578 one someone
#10579 so a
#10580 food borne foodborne
#10581 Idea The idea
#10582 none neither
#10583 NY N Y
#10584 Sunday Sundays
#10585 was what
#10586 completed completing
#10587 wash washing
#10588 condition conditioning
#10589 rising raising
#10590 course work coursework
#10591 remain remaining
#10592 27th 27
#10593 into the
#10594 With with the
#10595 names name's
#10596 memebers members
#10597 questioner questionnaire
#10598 organizations organization
#10599 over above
#10600 been had