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
#16101 ware wear
#16102 DM DM's
#16103 distinguish distinguished
#16104 estimates estimated
#16105 that about how
#16106 correspond corresponds
#16107 asked queried
#16108 shopper shoppers
#16109 K' far K'far
#16110 proofreaded proofread
#16111 remind reminder
#16112 txt texts
#16113 answe answer
#16114 flour floor
#16115 talked to told
#16116 everytime i remember every time I recall
#16117 varied various
#16118 Amy Amy's
#16119 that is :
#16120 live alive
#16121 writing writings
#16122 shows demonstrate
#16123 can be being
#16124 swing swinging
#16125 setup set
#16126 stared start
#16127 Very This is very
#16128 fix a fixed
#16129 stroll strolls
#16130 leave be leaving
#16131 all none
#16132 men me
#16133 workstation workstations
#16134 to keep in keeping
#16135 firm firm's
#16136 Gonzalez Gonzalez's
#16137 thing anything
#16138 before away from
#16139 guys guy
#16140 Intrudaction Introduction
#16141 delay in delayed
#16142 fault faulty
#16143 but anyway Anyway
#16144 expenditures expenditure
#16145 Gouvernment Government
#16146 since over
#16147 IPhone an iPhone
#16148 6 month six months
#16149 right well
#16150 interred interested
#16151 attempts attempted
#16152 this This has
#16153 team mate teammate
#16154 do also
#16155 door knob doorknob
#16156 that wants who want
#16157 evening evening's
#16158 What is the In which
#16159 Brooks Brooks'
#16160 scream screamed
#16161 shift shifted
#16162 expences expenses
#16163 to use for using
#16164 watches watch
#16165 hard harder
#16166 series serious
#16167 $ 900 $900
#16168 what about which
#16169 offert offer
#16170 Prevention prevent
#16171 offences offenses
#16172 say told
#16173 while of
#16174 means meaning
#16175 only for
#16176 pick select
#16177 holly holy
#16178 For how How
#16179 on line an online
#16180 judgments judgment
#16181 master’s prepared master’s-prepared
#16182 that's who are
#16183 spot on spot-on
#16184 15 15am
#16185 harm harmed
#16186 boast boost
#16187 triggers trigger
#16188 that about what
#16189 enabling enables
#16190 seen been
#16191 right right-hand
#16192 height heights
#16193 Population The population
#16194 It The study
#16195 trip tripped
#16196 could we we should
#16197 Will This will
#16198 translate translation
#16199 decreased decreasing
#16200 As many Many