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
#20701 complete completes
#20702 last time previously
#20703 many a few
#20704 allergies allergy
#20705 twenty-first 21st
#20706 word term
#20707 Processed I processed
#20708 of in their
#20709 12/5/15 -12/18/15 12/5/15-12/18/15
#20710 on within
#20711 
1 1
#20712 into via
#20713 Coverletter Cover Letter
#20714 about based on
#20715 you showed you've shown
#20716 McClelland McClelland's
#20717 initially initial
#20718 systems- Technical systems-Technical
#20719 group” group
#20720 television televisions
#20721 Medical The medical
#20722 27 the 27th
#20723 Waiting I'm waiting
#20724 twenty million dollars $20M
#20725 a hero heroes
#20726 to then
#20727 it’s their
#20728 indentifying identifying
#20729 Born He was born
#20730 talk talked about
#20731 Enjoyed I enjoyed
#20732 taking getting
#20733 am asking ask
#20734 associate association
#20735 since given that
#20736 to that you please
#20737 Quick I have a quick
#20738 wish I could hope to
#20739 numbers number of
#20740 documentations documents
#20741 passing passed
#20742 gud good
#20743 Leader a leader
#20744 sighs signs
#20745 Anyone Is there anyone
#20746 have carry
#20747 will add adds
#20748 cooperate corporate
#20749 crossing crossings
#20750 if its If it's
#20751 looks like look
#20752 Cannot I cannot
#20753 cann't can't
#20754 bitter- sweet bittersweet
#20755 brand fashion brands
#20756 targets target
#20757 jumps jump
#20758 One It's one
#20759 The spring Spring
#20760 queries inquiries
#20761 react have reacted
#20762 athlete athlete's
#20763 happen has happened
#20764 woundering wondering
#20765 witches witches'
#20766 paymnets payments
#20767 first : Firstly
#20768 one only only one
#20769 throwed threw
#20770 as a for
#20771 others day other days
#20772 mould mold
#20773 provider’s providers'
#20774 since 2 two
#20775 hat hats
#20776 without no
#20777 Xcel Excel
#20778 His The horse's
#20779 meets meetings
#20780 abstracted abstract
#20781 excising exercising
#20782 meet meeting with
#20783 am working worked
#20784 to submit in submitting
#20785 thinks thought that
#20786 masterlist master list
#20787 practical practically
#20788 state-of-the-art state of the art
#20789 know appreciate
#20790 second in command second-in-command
#20791 Heavanly Heavenly
#20792 volunteer volunteered
#20793 : on
#20794 drew draws
#20795 light skin light-skinned
#20796 this which is
#20797 essentail essential
#20798 if because
#20799 yestetday yesterday
#20800 you who