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
#1501 side sides
#1502 that if
#1503 so called so-called
#1504 Miss Ms
#1505 went gone
#1506 took take
#1507 understand understood
#1508 read reading
#1509 will with
#1510 strength strengths
#1511 that a
#1512 encourage encouraged
#1513 computer computers
#1514 arrive arrived
#1515 body bodies
#1516 thing think
#1517 set up set-up
#1518 suggest suggests
#1519 is the
#1520 looks looked
#1521 you'll you
#1522 and that which
#1523 to we
#1524 states stated
#1525 step by step step-by-step
#1526 Last The last
#1527 payed paid
#1528 you them
#1529 complain complaint
#1530 filed field
#1531 make be
#1532 submit submitted
#1533 do to
#1534 towards to
#1535 should will
#1536 develop developing
#1537 As we We
#1538 customers customers'
#1539 11 11th
#1540 find finding
#1541 17 17th
#1542 said says
#1543 story stories
#1544 partner partners
#1545 on site onsite
#1546 communications communication
#1547 approve approved
#1548 I a
#1549 specialist specialists
#1550 have has a
#1551 error errors
#1552 the and
#1553 promise promised
#1554 and / or and/or
#1555 we've we
#1556 fee fees
#1557 in through
#1558 different difference
#1559 built build
#1560 get obtain
#1561 the with
#1562 30am 30 am
#1563 p m pm
#1564 to be as
#1565 by at
#1566 relation relationship
#1567 5 5th
#1568 did does
#1569 one on
#1570 stay stayed
#1571 expense expenses
#1572 clean cleaned
#1573 or for
#1574 in over
#1575 every each
#1576 until by
#1577 therefore so
#1578 will do
#1579 is of
#1580 your yours
#1581 leads lead
#1582 talk talking
#1583 through by
#1584 text texted
#1585 will are
#1586 amount number
#1587 up out
#1588 wish hope
#1589 share sharing
#1590 statement statements
#1591 culture cultures
#1592 closed close
#1593 being beings
#1594 she who
#1595 informed inform
#1596 th the
#1597 customers customer's
#1598 female females
#1599 would can
#1600 and at