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
#3401 departments department
#3402 upon on
#3403 find see
#3404 behavior behaviors
#3405 feels felt
#3406 none no
#3407 practitioner practitioners
#3408 exists exist
#3409 the ! The
#3410 groups group
#3411 teacher teacher's
#3412 star start
#3413 i e
#3414 at that
#3415 back up back-up
#3416 from for the
#3417 like as though
#3418 them themselves
#3419 which but
#3420 ones one
#3421 you'll you'd
#3422 Hilary Hillary
#3423 can't cannot
#3424 that like
#3425 6th sixth
#3426 achievement achievements
#3427 never not
#3428 am morning
#3429 hope hoped
#3430 teach teaches
#3431 anything any
#3432 job work
#3433 aim aims
#3434 of the in
#3435 wanting want
#3436 school work schoolwork
#3437 is and
#3438 email e-mail
#3439 Would It would
#3440 doing to do
#3441 ton tons
#3442 24 twenty-four
#3443 some an
#3444 Please could Could
#3445 she's she
#3446 leave leaving
#3447 to meet meeting
#3448 establish established
#3449 or/and and/or
#3450 were had been
#3451 properties property
#3452 hurt hurts
#3453 well being wellbeing
#3454 that with whom
#3455 an in
#3456 house home
#3457 those them
#3458 Williams Williams'
#3459 meeting to meet
#3460 Airlines Airlines'
#3461 certificate certificates
#3462 character characters
#3463 evidence based evidence-based
#3464 apology apologise
#3465 organising organizing
#3466 on to the
#3467 00 am 00am
#3468 stop stops
#3469 For the The
#3470 use be used
#3471 last lasts
#3472 consumer consumers
#3473 Can you Please
#3474 eb be
#3475 yo your
#3476 able unable
#3477 planned plan
#3478 partners partner's
#3479 conference conferences
#3480 of as to
#3481 means meant
#3482 into with
#3483 following follow
#3484 colleague colleagues
#3485 exam exams
#3486 characteristic characteristics
#3487 lots lot
#3488 Will It will
#3489 say tell
#3490 10 $10
#3491 habit habits
#3492 their they
#3493 world wide worldwide
#3494 improvements improvement
#3495 fits fit
#3496 attend attending
#3497 we will
#3498 piece peace
#3499 produce produces
#3500 the as