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
#10701 in regards to about
#10702 and did Did
#10703 : he He
#10704 ex girlfriend ex-girlfriend
#10705 1980’s 1980s
#10706 talk about discuss
#10707 trust worthy trustworthy
#10708 view viewing
#10709 log logged
#10710 much a lot
#10711 reply replies
#10712 merge merged
#10713 woking working
#10714 reason reasoning
#10715 growths growth
#10716 on improving to improve
#10717 Sincerely Yours sincerely
#10718 on the to
#10719 communicates communicate
#10720 Rheinland Rheinland's
#10721 cigarette cigarettes
#10722 heared heard
#10723 im that I'm
#10724 real reality
#10725 studding studying
#10726 Hotel The hotel
#10727 sooo so
#10728 start working starting work
#10729 is occurs
#10730 surface surfaces
#10731 supper super
#10732 Hospital Hospital's
#10733 depended dependent
#10734 how what a
#10735 would come came
#10736 Jermey Jeremy
#10737 we are I am
#10738 hey they
#10739 prospects prospect
#10740 previous prior
#10741 has also also has
#10742 or with
#10743 attach the attached
#10744 this it is
#10745 Hoping I am hoping
#10746 thing things that
#10747 will won't
#10748 that do
#10749 familly family
#10750 has includes
#10751 done complete
#10752 I apologize Apologies
#10753 office office's
#10754 teached taught
#10755 no the
#10756 like to
#10757 in this
#10758 whom this may concern : Whom It May Concern
#10759 collegue colleague
#10760 now ! Now
#10761 have come came
#10762 rock contains of rocks contain
#10763 10pm 10 pm
#10764 1 4
#10765 What and what
#10766 international internationally
#10767 spill spills
#10768 a student students
#10769 into the
#10770 defenses defense
#10771 sit sits
#10772 have had to
#10773 to change changing
#10774 the another
#10775 collages colleges
#10776 –the – the
#10777 replace replacement
#10778 went going
#10779 dialog dialogue
#10780 officers officer's
#10781 you please
#10782 sprouts sprouts'
#10783 cry crying
#10784 discussed discussion
#10785 70 seventy
#10786 in while
#10787 must be is
#10788 tonnes tons
#10789 Pleas advice Please advise
#10790 woks works
#10791 self employed self-employed
#10792 3 lined 3-lined
#10793 target targeting
#10794 Singapore sourced Singapore-sourced
#10795 anger angry
#10796 because when When
#10797 readers readers'
#10798 alcoholic alcohol
#10799 publication publications
#10800 programmes programme

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