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
#29201 devide divide
#29202 door-frame door frame
#29203 in addition to as well as
#29204 won own
#29205 It’s There are
#29206 was crying cried
#29207 see share
#29208 off for
#29209 21 day 21-day
#29210 children's child's
#29211 I still I
#29212 affecting affect
#29213 Translate Translating
#29214 rack track
#29215 that and what
#29216 smart wise
#29217 Looking and looking
#29218 reaching arriving
#29219 tons ton
#29220 will have receive
#29221 mark down mark-down
#29222 & and I
#29223 testings testing
#29224 don' don't
#29225 top too
#29226 hurricane hurricanes
#29227 am work
#29228 unionize unionized
#29229 ring- fence ring-fence
#29230 co-ordinated coordinated
#29231 gasses gases
#29232 The early Early
#29233 lives leaves
#29234 Human Billboard” 'Human Billboard'
#29235 exceed exceeding
#29236 down loaded downloaded
#29237 17 year old 17-year-old
#29238 philosopher philosophers
#29239 boring bored
#29240 western culture—with access Western Culture — With Access
#29241 endeavor endeavors
#29242 keep have kept
#29243 your easy ease of
#29244 MD500 MD 500
#29245 SOSTAC S O S T A C
#29246 keeping taking
#29247 most first
#29248 cooperate cooperative
#29249 when compared in comparison
#29250 check assess
#29251 were and I
#29252 combine combines
#29253 mine my own
#29254 You where you
#29255 short staffed short-staffed
#29256 webform web form
#29257 consistent consistency
#29258 throughts thoughts
#29259 adopter adopters
#29260 independency independent
#29261 confirmation confirm
#29262 come ! Come
#29263 case cases where
#29264 greenlight green light
#29265 differed different
#29266 novemebr November
#29267 commons common
#29268 makes make the
#29269 COGSs COGS
#29270 up off
#29271 And and will
#29272 informed noted
#29273 no is not
#29274 drives drivers
#29275 thanksgiving the Thanksgiving
#29276 having have been
#29277 $ $0
#29278 and Regarding
#29279 18 $18
#29280 on becoming to become
#29281 2 cm 2cm
#29282 Much it's much
#29283 lane-cover lane cover
#29284 withreligious with religious
#29285 there of thereof
#29286 teachers teaches
#29287 just was
#29288 touched touch
#29289 atmospheres atmosphere
#29290 police police's
#29291 USA the U S
#29292 thief they will rob
#29293 drier the dryer
#29294 Fall In the fall
#29295 pears peers
#29296 different a difference
#29297 planer planners
#29298 professors professors'
#29299 discuss discussion of
#29300 oversights oversight

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