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
#20401 15years 15 years
#20402 fourth year fourth-year
#20403 2 weeks a 2-week
#20404 when When do
#20405 emphasize emphasized
#20406 Difference The difference
#20407 & and is
#20408 cooperation cooperate
#20409 pony tail ponytail
#20410 to respond in response
#20411 Born He was born
#20412 have done do
#20413 and she She also
#20414 Lord Lord's
#20415 by ! By
#20416 puts will put
#20417 cleaning to be cleaned
#20418 in to on
#20419 declines decline
#20420 as of in
#20421 indentify identify
#20422 mid December mid-December
#20423 Lets Let´s
#20424 pray prayers
#20425 notised noticed
#20426 LoadStak Load Stack
#20427 to support supporting
#20428 consider believe
#20429 you the other person
#20430 escalations escalation
#20431 snow covered snow-covered
#20432 and make Make
#20433 is
#20434 nuture nurture
#20435 homeschooling homeschooled
#20436 hours’ hours
#20437 you're a your
#20438 approver approvers to
#20439 scale scaled
#20440 hosted host
#20441 let have
#20442 exception exceptional
#20443 Heng/ Hsien Heng/Hsien
#20444 a predator an intruder
#20445 that she and
#20446 covers covered
#20447 assoc associate
#20448 ! and
#20449 testes tests
#20450 applying application
#20451 attached the attachment
#20452 a detail detailed
#20453 undestand understand
#20454 ( it which
#20455 acess access
#20456 withdrawal withdraw
#20457 wks weeks
#20458 storys stories
#20459 emerger merger
#20460 COMM’s COMMs
#20461 had gained
#20462 devil devil's
#20463 7$ $7
#20464 top ranking top-ranking
#20465 clt’s client’s
#20466 see meet
#20467 Individual An individual
#20468 endorse endorses
#20469 Mias Mia's
#20470 home based home-based
#20471 script scripts
#20472 also but
#20473 I try I'm trying
#20474 by is
#20475 get‘s gets
#20476 vitamin vitamins
#20477 lay lays
#20478 Education The education
#20479 this was This is
#20480 you've got you have
#20481 cuz cousin
#20482 to know about
#20483 Blackboard the blackboard
#20484 undercooked under-cooked
#20485 i though I thought
#20486 telephone telephones
#20487 god that God
#20488 stole had stolen
#20489 And he and
#20490 Greeneary greenery
#20491 372 $372
#20492 submitting submit
#20493 downpayment down payment
#20494 revert send
#20495 mental health mental-health
#20496 non essential nonessential
#20497 e'mile email
#20498 explore explores
#20499 criteria’s criteria
#20500 customer” customer