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
#4701 communicate communication
#4702 if with
#4703 write am writing
#4704 way method
#4705 dead line deadline
#4706 Project The project
#4707 – this This
#4708 we us
#4709 region regions
#4710 husbands husband's
#4711 responsibilities responsibility
#4712 struggle struggles
#4713 lights light
#4714 tired tried
#4715 African Americans African-Americans
#4716 answering answer
#4717 we're where
#4718 only the
#4719 Infact In fact
#4720 Please Below please
#4721 has been have
#4722 give send
#4723 propose proposed
#4724 sense since
#4725 matching match
#4726 user user's
#4727 gradute graduate
#4728 doctor doctors
#4729 analysis analyse
#4730 hearing hear
#4731 how ever however
#4732 know find out
#4733 to so I can
#4734 to onto
#4735 graduate graduates
#4736 startup start-up
#4737 she they
#4738 anther another
#4739 activates activities
#4740 stress free stress-free
#4741 upload uploaded
#4742 listening listen
#4743 write right
#4744 if ! If
#4745 tge the
#4746 like likely
#4747 quotation quotations
#4748 son soon
#4749 said told
#4750 have with
#4751 define defined
#4752 their our
#4753 Coordinate Coordinated
#4754 sides side
#4755 shown show
#4756 proceed proceeded
#4757 3 day 3-day
#4758 once one
#4759 besides beside
#4760 my mine
#4761 promote promotes
#4762 by my
#4763 government government's
#4764 foe for
#4765 wouldn’t won’t
#4766 what when
#4767 cyber bullying cyberbullying
#4768 might could
#4769 every body everybody
#4770 didn't doesn't
#4771 will am
#4772 because we We
#4773 desires desire
#4774 followup follow up
#4775 was went
#4776 as he He
#4777 on that
#4778 guaranty guarantee
#4779 looking for seeking
#4780 practice practicing
#4781 adjust adjusted
#4782 spend spends
#4783 parent’s parents'
#4784 $ 5 $5
#4785 nobody no one
#4786 RFP RFPs
#4787 for because of
#4788 ofcourse of course
#4789 no now
#4790 showing shows
#4791 was became
#4792 IRAS’ IRAS
#4793 ever never
#4794 to be in being
#4795 purposes purpose
#4796 taking making
#4797 form for
#4798 Airline Airlines
#4799 attempt attempted
#4800 schol school