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
#2101 it in
#2102 min minute
#2103 adjustment adjustments
#2104 slow slowly
#2105 one some
#2106 could not cannot
#2107 included includes
#2108 they he
#2109 socialisation socialization
#2110 we : We
#2111 and where
#2112 customers customer
#2113 insure ensure
#2114 New The new
#2115 spend spending
#2116 meant mean
#2117 Third Thirdly
#2118 happens happened
#2119 party parties
#2120 physician physicians
#2121 is to be
#2122 In case If
#2123 manager manager's
#2124 i cant I can't
#2125 past passed
#2126 begins began
#2127 it’s it was
#2128 his he
#2129 responsibility responsibilities
#2130 jobs job
#2131 test testing
#2132 hear here
#2133 waiting awaiting
#2134 t to
#2135 brings bring
#2136 time line timeline
#2137 till to
#2138 Also we We
#2139 open minded open-minded
#2140 remain remains
#2141 smooth smoothly
#2142 men man
#2143 about in
#2144 why that
#2145 direction directions
#2146 to or
#2147 tend tends
#2148 trend trends
#2149 assessment assessments
#2150 as was
#2151 too either
#2152 in when
#2153 greatful grateful
#2154 al all
#2155 19 19th
#2156 community communities
#2157 lose lost
#2158 word world
#2159 circumstance circumstances
#2160 outcome outcomes
#2161 success succeed
#2162 16 16th
#2163 loss lost
#2164 it It is
#2165 sign signs
#2166 plant plants
#2167 bless blessed
#2168 apologies apologize
#2169 clear clearly
#2170 Only The only
#2171 practice practise
#2172 vendor vendors
#2173 section sections
#2174 working to work
#2175 line lines
#2176 listen listened
#2177 from after
#2178 kinds kind
#2179 kids kid's
#2180 are am
#2181 taking talking
#2182 brake break
#2183 would be was
#2184 documentations documentation
#2185 share shares
#2186 and
#2187 so too
#2188 to make making
#2189 14 14th
#2190 thoughts thought
#2191 more most
#2192 friend friend's
#2193 email emailed
#2194 organisations organizations
#2195 well good
#2196 speaker speakers
#2197 came comes
#2198 Participate Participated
#2199 personal personally
#2200 explain explains