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
#13001 All the The
#13002 have received receive
#13003 collegue colleague
#13004 validate validated
#13005 detain detained
#13006 labelling labeling
#13007 meant met
#13008 woking working
#13009 candidates candidate
#13010 able available
#13011 – they They
#13012 supporter supporters
#13013 investigate investigated
#13014 cery a very
#13015 analyse analysed
#13016 through thorough
#13017 occurrence occurrences
#13018 and made making
#13019 gets has
#13020 building building's
#13021 'Der Arbeiter' Der Arbeiter
#13022 wax waxed
#13023 as to on
#13024 inch inches
#13025 According to Based on
#13026 They are Are they
#13027 quit quiet
#13028 for example such as
#13029 ver very
#13030 word a Word
#13031 someone's someone
#13032 warm warmth
#13033 m me
#13034 privilege privileged
#13035 aquire acquire
#13036 are living live
#13037 becomes becoming
#13038 you cant You can't
#13039 vist visit
#13040 babies baby's
#13041 calendar calendars
#13042 setup setting up
#13043 If it if
#13044 may to
#13045 wrongly incorrectly
#13046 move more
#13047 to understand in understanding
#13048 occuring occurring
#13049 that you to
#13050 create creates a
#13051 everybody everybody's
#13052 whom ever whomever
#13053 better the best
#13054 was we were
#13055 i wouldnt I wouldn't
#13056 in getting to get
#13057 ways means
#13058 to be were
#13059 is wass
#13060 contains contained
#13061 Mark Mark's
#13062 qualify qualifies
#13063 recording record
#13064 they have has
#13065 50’s 50s
#13066 counts count
#13067 because as a result
#13068 Query dependent Query-dependent
#13069 break broke
#13070 activitys activities
#13071 respect respected
#13072 complaint compliant
#13073 me her
#13074 hazard hazards
#13075 scool school
#13076 into the in
#13077 weigh weight
#13078 hear learn
#13079 is could be
#13080 eamil email
#13081 them the students
#13082 yes” yes
#13083 calling to call
#13084 and also including
#13085 ran runs
#13086 can which could
#13087 implemented implement
#13088 showcase showcases
#13089 it he or she
#13090 #nomakeup 'No make up'
#13091 magic magical
#13092 what something
#13093 went was
#13094 dreams dream
#13095 24 h 24h
#13096 seek search
#13097 60 % 60%
#13098 observation observational
#13099 § Managing §Managing
#13100 yur your