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
#24601 12/5/15 -12/18/15 12/5/15-12/18/15
#24602 determined determination
#24603 denture dentures
#24604 see welcome
#24605 time-off time off
#24606 This At this
#24607 persists persist
#24608 Nowadays Currently
#24609 i got I received
#24610 Bank a bank
#24611 flaw flaws
#24612 us a
#24613 make a have
#24614 this reason these reasons
#24615 Should I should
#24616 indicated indicates that
#24617 red-light Green red light green
#24618 affect be affected
#24619 discussed discussing the
#24620 are selling sell
#24621 it about
#24622 post secondary post-secondary
#24623 offerings offers
#24624 like as in
#24625 subcontractor subcontractor's
#24626 so as in order
#24627 a s a p as soon as possible
#24628 1 7
#24629 remaining remain
#24630 is remain remains
#24631 cuz cousin
#24632 go come and
#24633 understand in understanding
#24634 Obie Obie's
#24635 place put
#24636 decide choose
#24637 have change has changed
#24638 understand understandable
#24639 gotten get
#24640 PD PS
#24641 questions queries
#24642 internaly internally
#24643 panic panicking
#24644 prejudiced prejudice
#24645 helph help
#24646 leter letter
#24647 over think overthink
#24648 induvial individual
#24649 the lesson lessons
#24650 Freds Fred's
#24651 when it comes to on
#24652 it the information
#24653 Moreover However
#24654 eyes eye's
#24655 eighteen year olds eighteen-year-olds
#24656 statistics statistic
#24657 How This is how
#24658 reduce reduction of
#24659 if whenever
#24660 is it are
#24661 Nursing the nursing
#24662 are in have
#24663 meeting that meet
#24664 no go no-go
#24665 to see if whether
#24666 I've spoken I spoke
#24667 and when the
#24668 1st 2nd
#24669 Mexican- American Mexican-American
#24670 had make
#24671 activitiy activity
#24672 chat room chatroom
#24673 however whereas
#24674 minories minorities
#24675 cause reason
#24676 acknowledging acknowledge
#24677 for which why
#24678 tuseday Tuesday
#24679 pas pass
#24680 rutine routine
#24681 like on
#24682 school-setting a school setting
#24683 addiction addition
#24684 In your room A Christmas stocking
#24685 to praise praising
#24686 disadventages disadvantages
#24687 disappeared disappear
#24688 Translate Translating
#24689 life saving life-saving
#24690 approver approvers to
#24691 arrive arriving
#24692 ____________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________
#24693 I don't I
#24694 over cast overcast
#24695 57 fifty-seven
#24696 out outs
#24697 there… there
#24698 victims victims'
#24699 payslips pay slips
#24700 DBT D B T

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