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
#2801 Wish Wishing
#2802 increases increase
#2803 don't not
#2804 begging beginning
#2805 apologized apologize
#2806 have make
#2807 suspect suspect's
#2808 organize organized
#2809 lies lie
#2810 about the
#2811 degree degrees
#2812 firm firms
#2813 that can to
#2814 extend extent
#2815 come go
#2816 records record
#2817 on-line online
#2818 or/and and/or
#2819 machine machines
#2820 most mostly
#2821 it's there's
#2822 explains explained
#2823 us to that we
#2824 But in In
#2825 for because
#2826 50 fifty
#2827 the as
#2828 us as
#2829 him him/her
#2830 he her
#2831 post posted
#2832 with regarding
#2833 fail failed
#2834 friends friends'
#2835 safe safely
#2836 Airlines Airlines'
#2837 offer offering
#2838 to take taking
#2839 reading read
#2840 developed develop
#2841 deep deeply
#2842 won't wouldn't
#2843 institution institutions
#2844 we We are
#2845 been was
#2846 ensure ensures
#2847 can’t couldn’t
#2848 obtain obtained
#2849 such as including
#2850 assist assisted
#2851 for in the
#2852 begining beginning
#2853 parents parent's
#2854 doesn’t didn’t
#2855 accidently accidentally
#2856 guide guides
#2857 health healthy
#2858 overtime over time
#2859 say saying
#2860 contact contract
#2861 becomes became
#2862 the english English
#2863 but yet
#2864 on in a
#2865 specification specifications
#2866 observe observed
#2867 100 one hundred
#2868 a her
#2869 brings bring
#2870 our are
#2871 helped help
#2872 workshop workshops
#2873 worry worried
#2874 thank ! Thank
#2875 becoming become
#2876 their your
#2877 Kindly Please
#2878 gave gives
#2879 lets let
#2880 enjoy enjoying
#2881 attack attacks
#2882 liked like
#2883 With the The
#2884 achievement achievements
#2885 development developments
#2886 do so
#2887 socialisation socialization
#2888 maths math
#2889 male males
#2890 on call on-call
#2891 in with the
#2892 I would I
#2893 Id I'd
#2894 back ground background
#2895 lead leading
#2896 I've I'd
#2897 stress stressed
#2898 organizations organization's
#2899 prepare preparing
#2900 for over

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