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
#4201 balance balanced
#4202 someone anyone
#4203 checking check
#4204 gather gathered
#4205 nobody no one
#4206 one an
#4207 like likely
#4208 for as a
#4209 leading lead
#4210 drink drinks
#4211 in the into
#4212 waiting wait
#4213 esthetic aesthetic
#4214 behaviours behaviour
#4215 connect connected
#4216 receives receive
#4217 it ! It
#4218 above mentioned above-mentioned
#4219 continuing continue
#4220 finds find
#4221 do be done
#4222 technics techniques
#4223 reach-out reach out
#4224 what so ever whatsoever
#4225 educations education
#4226 futher further
#4227 statements statement
#4228 remains remain
#4229 countries country
#4230 should can
#4231 privet private
#4232 including included
#4233 structure structured
#4234 effects effect
#4235 playing play
#4236 box boxes
#4237 learn learnt
#4238 tour your
#4239 wall walls
#4240 showing shows
#4241 region regions
#4242 university the University
#4243 to meet meeting
#4244 coz because
#4245 Roberts Robert's
#4246 them her
#4247 brother brothers
#4248 not a no
#4249 claim claims
#4250 mouths months
#4251 will help helps
#4252 made had
#4253 when once
#4254 start up start-up
#4255 smart phones smartphones
#4256 Does Has
#4257 min minimum
#4258 because we We
#4259 for because of
#4260 steps step
#4261 her it
#4262 night night's
#4263 install installation
#4264 when since
#4265 good bye goodbye
#4266 accommodation accommodations
#4267 and your Your
#4268 form formed
#4269 assure assured
#4270 known know
#4271 worked working
#4272 prepared prepare
#4273 have been be
#4274 and In addition
#4275 son soon
#4276 define defined
#4277 sister sisters
#4278 two to
#4279 doing to do
#4280 therefore and
#4281 city cities
#4282 app apps
#4283 set sit
#4284 used uses
#4285 10 $10
#4286 ( the
#4287 wont want
#4288 ton tons
#4289 propose proposed
#4290 claim claimed
#4291 we were
#4292 it's is it
#4293 of as to
#4294 puts put
#4295 I'm I've been
#4296 front end front-end
#4297 finding to find
#4298 running run
#4299 apps app
#4300 onto into

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