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
#12001 losing to lose
#12002 destroyed destroy
#12003 forget forgetting
#12004 1Dram 1dr am
#12005 recorded record
#12006 cross lingual cross-lingual
#12007 which will
#12008 criterias criteria
#12009 believe believing
#12010 has have the
#12011 teens teen's
#12012 hardcopies hard copies
#12013 wonderfull wonderful
#12014 announces announced
#12015 herself her
#12016 qualify qualifies
#12017 succesful successful
#12018 that which has
#12019 came back returned
#12020 things items
#12021 Suggest I suggest
#12022 Joao João
#12023 it make makes
#12024 placement placements
#12025 wasn’t weren't
#12026 Therefore could Could
#12027 pre approval pre-approval
#12028 chilli chili
#12029 oversees oversee
#12030 whispers whispered
#12031 b c
#12032 regarding with regard to
#12033 comfortable comfortably
#12034 aren't are not
#12035 German Germany
#12036 contributions contribution
#12037 so that This way
#12038 i can I could
#12039 truck trucks
#12040 expertize expertise
#12041 Apple Apple's
#12042 Information The information
#12043 condom condoms
#12044 supper super
#12045 ref referee
#12046 children's children
#12047 chines Chinese
#12048 cinemas cinema
#12049 tacking taking
#12050 appricate appreciate
#12051 present represent
#12052 effect affects
#12053 response responds
#12054 didn't hadn't
#12055 Instructor The instructor
#12056 40’s 40s
#12057 but other Other
#12058 your ! You're
#12059 program programming
#12060 and allows allowing
#12061 got have gotten
#12062 u you are
#12063 joining join
#12064 was we were
#12065 steel steal
#12066 one off one-off
#12067 sign signature
#12068 institutions institution
#12069 along throughout
#12070 respect respected
#12071 recovering recovery
#12072 educational education
#12073 this thing
#12074 active actively
#12075 to call calling
#12076 admin administration
#12077 year old year-old
#12078 years” years
#12079 before after
#12080 setup set up a
#12081 Give Please give
#12082 didn't send hadn't sent
#12083 do for
#12084 CA 95366 CA95366
#12085 dial in dial-in
#12086 we will to
#12087 move more
#12088 mockup mock-up
#12089 she we
#12090 transformations transformation
#12091 nurse nurse's
#12092 Black Blacks
#12093 Knob and Tube Knob-and-Tube
#12094 wrong incorrectly
#12095 take accept
#12096 raped rape
#12097 with in terms of
#12098 Anway Anyway
#12099 someone else others
#12100 ID IDs