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
#12401 capacity capacities
#12402 initiate initiated
#12403 cities city's
#12404 of to a
#12405 walks walk
#12406 HyVee Hy-Vee
#12407 utilizing utilize
#12408 recorded record
#12409 park wide park-wide
#12410 calculate calculates
#12411 producer producers
#12412 super busy super-busy
#12413 Last For the last
#12414 is getting gets
#12415 graduate graduating
#12416 problem issues
#12417 hard earned hard-earned
#12418 first-hand firsthand
#12419 estimates estimate
#12420 clam calm
#12421 knows know that
#12422 mtg meeting
#12423 analyses analyzes
#12424 ln in
#12425 nobody anyone
#12426 that of what
#12427 Employee The employee
#12428 hanged hung
#12429 They Do they
#12430 IRAS’ IRAS’s
#12431 following upcoming
#12432 Thankful Thankfully
#12433 prison prisons
#12434 kept keeps
#12435 hardcopies hard copies
#12436 entering enter
#12437 non registered non-registered
#12438 horse horses
#12439 for to attend
#12440 two thirds two-thirds
#12441 decide deciding
#12442 i wont I want
#12443 spring springs
#12444 but though
#12445 constant constantly
#12446 Trumps Trump's
#12447 Sheriffs Sheriff's
#12448 iif if
#12449 to the on
#12450 to share for sharing
#12451 behavior ” behavior”
#12452 get will receive
#12453 which my My
#12454 dreams dream
#12455 whether weather
#12456 hand on hands-on
#12457 vendors vendors'
#12458 beating beat
#12459 takes has taken
#12460 Knob and Tube Knob-and-Tube
#12461 announcement announcements
#12462 you to your
#12463 reply response
#12464 drove driven
#12465 signup sign-up
#12466 'What What
#12467 which can that could
#12468 get was
#12469 because as As
#12470 shelfs shelves
#12471 submitting submitted
#12472 re-creation recreation
#12473 exploring explore
#12474 to also
#12475 while but
#12476 caps cap
#12477 Black Blacks
#12478 authored authors
#12479 grows grow
#12480 do for
#12481 the there is
#12482 crimes the crime
#12483 insist insisted
#12484 inspire inspiring
#12485 os of
#12486 useful helpful
#12487 Mrs Ms
#12488 us the
#12489 gen generation
#12490 to understand for understanding
#12491 feels feeling
#12492 done taken
#12493 thank you 'thank you'
#12494 radios radio
#12495 on behind
#12496 So one One
#12497 probable probably
#12498 would've had
#12499 Olympic Olympics
#12500 well spoken well-spoken

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