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
#16301 would be will
#16302 opt in opt-in
#16303 women’s women
#16304 high tech high-tech
#16305 sixties 60s
#16306 upload uploads
#16307 you where You were
#16308 you'll you would
#16309 adition addition
#16310 did u Did you
#16311 field filled
#16312 funded founded
#16313 honored honoured
#16314 which since
#16315 first level first-level
#16316 prove proven
#16317 also an
#16318 Flight The flight
#16319 and provides providing
#16320 variables variable
#16321 carries carry
#16322 chatting chat
#16323 feed backs feedback
#16324 called so-called
#16325 replacements replacement
#16326 get being
#16327 made placed
#16328 can” can ”
#16329 catched caught
#16330 from at the
#16331 argues argued
#16332 couldn’t can’t
#16333 voluntary volunteer
#16334 illustrated illustrates
#16335 stock stocks
#16336 into until
#16337 visited visits
#16338 or If not
#16339 whent went
#16340 cliché clichéd
#16341 their to the
#16342 dialogues dialogue
#16343 forecast forecasting
#16344 reduction reductions
#16345 whatever whichever
#16346 Regardas Regards
#16347 black and white black-and-white
#16348 criss cross criss-cross
#16349 as in such as
#16350 That : that
#16351 jobs work
#16352 outlet outlets
#16353 along during
#16354 lookig looking
#16355 customer facing customer-facing
#16356 got the had a
#16357 no show no-show
#16358 studio studios
#16359 resaerch research
#16360 yourself herself
#16361 eye's eyes
#16362 day time daytime
#16363 where it which
#16364 it any
#16365 it needs they need
#16366 confirming to confirm
#16367 find discover
#16368 sent will send
#16369 let contact
#16370 passing pass
#16371 Uk the UK
#16372 lies lays
#16373 discharged discharge
#16374 applying application
#16375 naturally natural
#16376 caused created
#16377 before ago
#16378 balance balancing
#16379 certification certifications
#16380 disk disks
#16381 higher highest
#16382 Especially I am I am especially
#16383 mail we email We
#16384 snatch snatched
#16385 muchh much
#16386 development developing
#16387 curse course
#16388 goal setting the goal-setting
#16389 No There was no
#16390 programmer programmers
#16391 thru through to
#16392 off duty off-duty
#16393 college level college-level
#16394 something” something ”
#16395 wasn't was
#16396 is referring refers
#16397 distribute distributes
#16398 I contact I'm contacting
#16399 departments departments'
#16400 sum summary