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
#2301 transfer transfers
#2302 communication communications
#2303 after since
#2304 a while awhile
#2305 last minute last-minute
#2306 partnership partnerships
#2307 meant mean
#2308 have to must
#2309 recived received
#2310 we : We
#2311 during for
#2312 estimate estimated
#2313 included include
#2314 could may
#2315 get are
#2316 version versions
#2317 component components
#2318 is be
#2319 have had a
#2320 promote promoting
#2321 trying try
#2322 wrote written
#2323 in at a
#2324 o I
#2325 10am 10 am
#2326 explain explains
#2327 Also we We
#2328 are would be
#2329 can should
#2330 me be
#2331 happens happened
#2332 circumstance circumstances
#2333 vendor vendors
#2334 advantage advantages
#2335 girls girls'
#2336 well will
#2337 onto on to
#2338 section sections
#2339 don't won't
#2340 for to the
#2341 27 27th
#2342 officer officers
#2343 neither either
#2344 having with
#2345 regarding about
#2346 show showing
#2347 too either
#2348 period periods
#2349 high higher
#2350 relate related
#2351 disability disabilities
#2352 while and
#2353 complains complaints
#2354 contract contracts
#2355 interview interviewed
#2356 appologize apologize
#2357 raise raised
#2358 weekend weekends
#2359 life life's
#2360 publish published
#2361 firm firms
#2362 specification specifications
#2363 set setting
#2364 offense offence
#2365 6 6th
#2366 in into the
#2367 test testing
#2368 doing making
#2369 participates participants
#2370 happens happen
#2371 communicate communicating
#2372 than as
#2373 wake woke
#2374 friends friends'
#2375 dads dad's
#2376 photo photos
#2377 nobody anybody
#2378 wish wishes
#2379 they he
#2380 resolve resolved
#2381 life live
#2382 run running
#2383 millions million
#2384 success succeed
#2385 ti to
#2386 hear here
#2387 get gain
#2388 clear clearly
#2389 surprise surprised
#2390 code codes
#2391 realy really
#2392 cover covered
#2393 to so
#2394 it It is
#2395 apologies apologize
#2396 watch watched
#2397 taking talking
#2398 did was
#2399 16 sixteen
#2400 whenever when