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
#19301 viewed view
#19302 resembles resemble
#19303 our self ourself
#19304 well off well-off
#19305 to think thinking
#19306 is ok was okay
#19307 until and
#19308 make find
#19309 above named above-named
#19310 excellent quality excellent-quality
#19311 mail emails
#19312 filmproduction film production
#19313 Somalia the Somalian
#19314 elxser elixser
#19315 visit be visiting
#19316 rest rested
#19317 overlapping overlap
#19318 word work
#19319 analytic analytical
#19320 initiate initiates
#19321 15mins 15 minutes
#19322 youd you'd
#19323 mail we email We
#19324 ‘am am
#19325 legs leg
#19326 to prepare preparing
#19327 repeat repeating
#19328 snovio Snov io
#19329 P Please PPlease
#19330 todo to-do
#19331 RFI's RFIs
#19332 increases increasing
#19333 I then
#19334 in moving to move
#19335 the person a person's
#19336 we’ll we’d
#19337 'We We
#19338 theThe the
#19339 adds add
#19340 doing done
#19341 sign apply signs applicable
#19342 firm firm's
#19343 want to would
#19344 Will He will
#19345 what i that I
#19346 needed the required
#19347 Oct 15 the October 15th
#19348 going plan
#19349 8pm 8 p m
#19350 knowledge skills
#19351 match matching
#19352 but most Most
#19353 Iwas I was
#19354 chore chores
#19355 today’s today's
#19356 Lillie lily
#19357 effective effectiveness
#19358 discuses discuss
#19359 bak back
#19360 aimed aims
#19361 freedoms freedom
#19362 talk tell
#19363 seen experienced
#19364 Olympic the Olympics
#19365 1970s 1970's
#19366 that therefore
#19367 onwards on
#19368 be expecting expect
#19369 continous continuous
#19370 could can also
#19371 take make a
#19372 supportive supporting
#19373 credits of credit for
#19374 are come
#19375 give show
#19376 and of the
#19377 contract contracted
#19378 distracted distracting
#19379 went had been
#19380 take’s takes
#19381 write-up writeup
#19382 incedent incident
#19383 Email An email was
#19384 post weld post-weld
#19385 my some
#19386 respectful respected
#19387 team” team
#19388 how where
#19389 luminaire luminaires
#19390 o'clock : 00
#19391 I had there was
#19392 underline underlined
#19393 no brainer no-brainer
#19394 9 8
#19395 item the items
#19396 100's hundreds
#19397 who is I am
#19398 Off” Off ”
#19399 or nor the
#19400 sand castle sandcastle

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