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
#1101 follow-up follow up
#1102 recieved received
#1103 we they
#1104 manager managers
#1105 Aug August
#1106 ended ending
#1107 weeks week's
#1108 15 15th
#1109 every one everyone
#1110 give giving
#1111 Btw By the way
#1112 affect affects
#1113 bad badly
#1114 is going to will
#1115 with in within
#1116 gets got
#1117 went go
#1118 of a
#1119 mothers mother's
#1120 keep keeps
#1121 to for the
#1122 short term short-term
#1123 man men
#1124 interview interviews
#1125 and on
#1126 come get
#1127 that of
#1128 want like
#1129 and who
#1130 things thing
#1131 as for
#1132 travelling traveling
#1133 affect effect
#1134 and when
#1135 play playing
#1136 procedure procedures
#1137 phone phones
#1138 problems problem
#1139 sale sales
#1140 Can you please Please
#1141 team team's
#1142 is his
#1143 I’ve I have
#1144 I m I'm
#1145 post posts
#1146 called call
#1147 i I have
#1148 enter entered
#1149 web site website
#1150 a at
#1151 at during
#1152 so very
#1153 what ever whatever
#1154 employees employees'
#1155 quite quiet
#1156 may can
#1157 their his
#1158 case cases
#1159 it's it has
#1160 amount amounts
#1161 create creating
#1162 advise advised
#1163 bases basis
#1164 planing planning
#1165 to about
#1166 everyone every one
#1167 operation operations
#1168 clients client's
#1169 for the
#1170 sign signed
#1171 dose does
#1172 mean time meantime
#1173 its his
#1174 you me
#1175 a lot of many
#1176 serious seriously
#1177 don’t do not
#1178 months month
#1179 that what
#1180 shall will
#1181 when while
#1182 country countries
#1183 master master's
#1184 I we
#1185 on upon
#1186 persons person's
#1187 inputs input
#1188 seem seemed
#1189 though although
#1190 started start
#1191 risk risks
#1192 who which
#1193 showing show
#1194 since from
#1195 centre center
#1196 did had
#1197 after following
#1198 and it which
#1199 fulfil fulfill
#1200 yo you