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
#23601 SF San Francisco
#23602 most the latest
#23603 15 on the 15th
#23604 Something This is something
#23605 you the other person
#23606 far afar
#23607 drinking drink
#23608 you had You
#23609 Finally the The
#23610 to that I would
#23611 increase in increased
#23612 Sincerely yours Yours sincerely
#23613 dominate dominated
#23614 inform tell
#23615 myself by me
#23616 cane came
#23617 have add
#23618 fisco fiscal
#23619 any things anything
#23620 thing--fear thing - fear
#23621 70’s '70s
#23622 react have reacted
#23623 governance government
#23624 task” task
#23625 deeper more deeply
#23626 a something
#23627 Colors” Colors
#23628 decide have decided
#23629 clients the clients'
#23630 not fair unfair
#23631 reasons issues
#23632 the was
#23633 Besides Aside from this
#23634 problems a problem
#23635 Therefore this This
#23636 how's how does
#23637 specifics specific
#23638 then Then I
#23639 but rather
#23640 Instead : instead
#23641 It’d It would
#23642 at home in class
#23643 in over the
#23644 doesn’t won’t
#23645 still the
#23646 and a as well as
#23647 which has that
#23648 1cnt one count
#23649 be contacting contact
#23650 intension intention
#23651 that and what
#23652 fiction fictional
#23653 clases classes
#23654 be telling tell
#23655 Some There are some
#23656 shouldn’t should
#23657 tenisons tensions
#23658 government's government
#23659 laugh laughing
#23660 procurements procurement
#23661 meds medication
#23662 Authors The authors
#23663 everething everything
#23664 second 2nd
#23665 teacher teach
#23666 certificated certified
#23667 has who
#23668 up you
#23669 Regards Regards regards
#23670 Y 'Y
#23671 Non academic Non-academic
#23672 aesthetic aesthetics
#23673 departement department
#23674 in particular and
#23675 we need needs
#23676 web scraping web-scraping
#23677 to of a
#23678 into through
#23679 Will which will
#23680 Matthew Matthew's
#23681 writeup write-up
#23682 Want Do you want
#23683 not” not
#23684 off line offline
#23685 UCT U C T
#23686 had known knew
#23687 mail the email
#23688 distractions distraction
#23689 ship ship's
#23690 understand see
#23691 60 minutes 60-minute
#23692 return back returned
#23693 reveal revealed
#23694 didn’t receive haven’t received
#23695 would take takes
#23696 October October's
#23697 I'ts It's
#23698 advice feedback about
#23699 you did not didn't you
#23700 17 5