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
#3201 i ! I
#3202 of on the
#3203 It’s It has
#3204 aim aims
#3205 size sizes
#3206 as an
#3207 spoken spoke
#3208 afterward afterwards
#3209 meeting to meet
#3210 limit limits
#3211 Spoke I spoke
#3212 done did
#3213 have take
#3214 became becomes
#3215 exam exams
#3216 did had done
#3217 which whom
#3218 the it
#3219 also was was also
#3220 upon on
#3221 as ask
#3222 engage engaged
#3223 encourages encourage
#3224 truely truly
#3225 did if
#3226 emotional emotionally
#3227 lunch time lunchtime
#3228 anybody anyone
#3229 Airlines Airlines'
#3230 purchase purchases
#3231 a are a
#3232 leaving living
#3233 and I am
#3234 am do
#3235 partners partner's
#3236 and that's That's
#3237 cares care
#3238 need to should
#3239 children child
#3240 following follow
#3241 who whose
#3242 fund raising fundraising
#3243 bare bear
#3244 that then
#3245 write wrote
#3246 A S AS
#3247 can please
#3248 indicates indicate
#3249 contact contract
#3250 developments development
#3251 because of for
#3252 they you
#3253 Sorry I'm sorry
#3254 open opens
#3255 sever severe
#3256 although even though
#3257 lot great deal
#3258 additional addition
#3259 do so
#3260 character characters
#3261 throughout through
#3262 close closely
#3263 am morning
#3264 user friendly user-friendly
#3265 managed manage
#3266 and any
#3267 seen seeing
#3268 went goes
#3269 st at
#3270 apologize apologies
#3271 such as including
#3272 and about
#3273 Jung Jong
#3274 focusing focused
#3275 and some Some
#3276 her a
#3277 many a lot of
#3278 but we We
#3279 them these
#3280 buy buying
#3281 self selves
#3282 after afterward
#3283 their self themselves
#3284 roll role
#3285 is are the
#3286 diner dinner
#3287 would to
#3288 got became
#3289 those them
#3290 states state
#3291 god good
#3292 the as
#3293 predominate predominant
#3294 chance opportunity
#3295 next following
#3296 the ! The
#3297 – please Please
#3298 addition additional
#3299 lectures lecturers
#3300 intentions intention