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
#16201 comprises is comprised
#16202 hv have
#16203 wouldn't didn't
#16204 long lengthy
#16205 Outcome The outcome
#16206 twenty three twenty-three
#16207 those though
#16208 6 week 6-week
#16209 mens men's
#16210 mentorship mentoring
#16211 preapproved pre-approved
#16212 and on In
#16213 who that are
#16214 partially partial
#16215 thst that
#16216 presser pressure
#16217 requesting to request
#16218 ok for okay with
#16219 It is This was
#16220 desire” desire
#16221 entails entailed
#16222 Mother’s mothers
#16223 starred stared
#16224 whom it may concern : Whom It May Concern
#16225 contact am contacting
#16226 correctly accurately
#16227 to improve for improving
#16228 as just
#16229 ” No ”No
#16230 and/or and / or
#16231 said told me that
#16232 mandate mandates
#16233 have will need
#16234 most biggest
#16235 to attend of attending
#16236 spoon spoons
#16237 At : at
#16238 as is that
#16239 tea team
#16240 every very
#16241 me Steve
#16242 long sleeved long-sleeved
#16243 contacting to contact
#16244 would like am writing
#16245 what's make what makes
#16246 driven / user-experience driven/user-experience
#16247 actress actresses
#16248 informant information
#16249 far as for
#16250 IP I P
#16251 slept sleep
#16252 new anew
#16253 low-income low income
#16254 contributor contributors
#16255 prouder more proud
#16256 principals principal's
#16257 uncessary unnecessary
#16258 form from the
#16259 non contact non-contact
#16260 your yourself
#16261 before prior
#16262 name candidates candidate names
#16263 efficiencies efficiency
#16264 manager manage
#16265 scores score
#16266 industry’s industries
#16267 traveller traveler
#16268 criminologist criminologists
#16269 Shop” Shop
#16270 amended amend
#16271 organisation organisational
#16272 That' That
#16273 to not
#16274 it's It's a
#16275 Share Shire
#16276 quater quarter
#16277 to bring in bringing
#16278 training trained
#16279 friends friendships
#16280 Like For instance
#16281 Ass Assistant
#16282 then is
#16283 enquires inquiries
#16284 leaves leaving
#16285 Almost I almost
#16286 in this these
#16287 retaining retain
#16288 contained contains
#16289 cost price
#16290 tells says
#16291 Day the day
#16292 ( as
#16293 round trip roundtrip
#16294 Address The address
#16295 informational information
#16296 particle particles
#16297 

Looking 

 I look
#16298 talked talking
#16299 have forgotten forgot
#16300 hold keep