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
#18601 PR P R
#18602 self service self-service
#18603 sight-reading sight reading
#18604 district district's
#18605 if If I
#18606 finishes finished
#18607 and/or and
#18608 date due due date
#18609 send sending it
#18610 medium size medium-sized
#18611 curently currently
#18612 Student A student
#18613 $4000 $4 000
#18614 teammate teammates
#18615 Bornstein Bornstein's
#18616 was showing showed
#18617 why the reason that
#18618 hasn't doesn't
#18619 so much a lot
#18620 
1 1
#18621 runtime run time
#18622 Initial The initial
#18623 neurodugenrative neurodegenerative
#18624 old fashioned old-fashioned
#18625 Design The design
#18626 life style lifestyles
#18627 here I have
#18628 party partying
#18629 which was
#18630 Asia the Asian
#18631 emerging the emergence
#18632 you're they're
#18633 off task off-task
#18634 changes has changed
#18635 why to Why
#18636 Oct of October
#18637 Human The human
#18638 in into an
#18639 hard of hearing hard-of-hearing
#18640 administrative administration
#18641 so really
#18642 On yesterday Yesterday
#18643 and remember Remember
#18644 is they're
#18645 However Nevertheless
#18646 pet friendly pet-friendly
#18647 initiated initiate
#18648 backorders back orders
#18649 CVs CV's
#18650 6mths 6 months
#18651 Hispanic Hispanics
#18652 here writing
#18653 Singapour Singapore
#18654 work place the workplace
#18655 maintenances maintenance
#18656 short staff short-staffed
#18657 Day 'Day
#18658 efficient efficiency
#18659 wall well
#18660 self indulgent self-indulgent
#18661 costumer customers
#18662 compare when compared
#18663 worshiped worshipped
#18664 inportant important
#18665 licensed license
#18666 be coming come
#18667 reasearch research
#18668 Thabk Thank
#18669 take put
#18670 in living to live
#18671 nutritious nutrition
#18672 it’s that is
#18673 spendings spending
#18674 where if
#18675 od is
#18676 informant information
#18677 feeing feeling
#18678 these which
#18679 boot boots
#18680 called known as
#18681 
Hope 
I hope
#18682 Early In early
#18683 House the house
#18684 10mins 10 minutes
#18685 before until
#18686 down grade downgrade
#18687 have has had
#18688 I This
#18689 fb face book
#18690 excel an Excel
#18691 countries” countries ”
#18692 to install of installing
#18693 WhatsUP WhatsApp
#18694 make sure check
#18695 contrat contract
#18696 Edwars Edwards
#18697 but except for
#18698 March'17 March 2017
#18699 Bing Byng
#18700 do spend

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