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
#17101 extremely very
#17102 8 08
#17103 Northbay North Bay
#17104 That that the
#17105 it will would
#17106 duo due
#17107 and are Are
#17108 are has been
#17109 idea concept
#17110 marking mark
#17111 peace building peace-building
#17112 are we
#17113 y you
#17114 said stated that
#17115 Roman Romans
#17116 absences absence
#17117 on over the
#17118 where with which
#17119 St 'St
#17120 Apart from In addition to
#17121 had and
#17122 advancement advancements
#17123 will be has been
#17124 travelers travellers
#17125 wilful willful
#17126 I There
#17127 followed by following
#17128 a the following
#17129 with and a
#17130 tbh To be honest
#17131 Worry Worrying
#17132 uncle uncles
#17133 100 100%
#17134 lift lifted
#17135 whiles whilst
#17136 tryout try out
#17137 madder matter
#17138 make produce
#17139 produced producing
#17140 he ask He asked
#17141 1990’s 1990s
#17142 scares scars
#17143 are had
#17144 continual continuous
#17145 and have
#17146 on the for
#17147 hazard hazards
#17148 quiz quizzes
#17149 to This will
#17150 patents parents
#17151 The As for the
#17152 year round year-round
#17153 Stones Stones'
#17154 tack take
#17155 to your
#17156 can't won't be able to
#17157 not aware unaware
#17158 converstation conversation
#17159 Friends : friends
#17160 you he/she
#17161 house work housework
#17162 work from home work-from-home
#17163 temp temporary
#17164 Hector Villanueva
#17165 play pay
#17166 poverty 'poverty
#17167 yard yards
#17168 not a
#17169 Bring Please bring
#17170 i I only
#17171 sweater sweaters
#17172 in out of
#17173 educated educate
#17174 before prior
#17175 Machupicchu Machu Picchu
#17176 11 $11
#17177 give let
#17178 nurture nurturing
#17179 Some For some
#17180 stars star
#17181 be make it
#17182 hsve have
#17183 proven proved
#17184 Room The room
#17185 contact am contacting
#17186 i what I
#17187 i it I
#17188 mashines machines
#17189 magic magical
#17190 entails entailed
#17191 Art the art
#17192 in till until
#17193 crazy making crazy-making
#17194 ‘The mold The Mold
#17195 preferable preferably
#17196 do you
#17197 What we We
#17198 Post meeting Post-meeting
#17199 for what
#17200 were was a

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