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
#5101 conflicts conflict
#5102 the from
#5103 this is is this
#5104 travelled traveled
#5105 teenager teenagers
#5106 who's who is
#5107 one to one one-on-one
#5108 difficulties difficulty
#5109 correct correctly
#5110 considering consider
#5111 it is its
#5112 pant pants
#5113 walking walk
#5114 by my
#5115 corporation cooperation
#5116 runs run
#5117 usually usual
#5118 like likely
#5119 organization organisation
#5120 theater theatre
#5121 don’t won’t
#5122 Not — not
#5123 The but the
#5124 now then
#5125 happen occur
#5126 any where anywhere
#5127 a am
#5128 cash for home cash-for-homes
#5129 we with
#5130 database databases
#5131 neighbor neighbor's
#5132 he We
#5133 those they
#5134 quotation quotations
#5135 that whose
#5136 punctuations punctuation
#5137 Friday Fridays
#5138 wat what
#5139 meal meals
#5140 looking for seeking
#5141 is whether
#5142 discuss discusses
#5143 tones tonnes
#5144 swim swimming
#5145 nights night's
#5146 to get in getting
#5147 incharge in charge
#5148 calling call
#5149 back backed
#5150 managing manage
#5151 hoping hope
#5152 during at
#5153 work job
#5154 proceed proceeded
#5155 can’t couldn’t
#5156 what What are
#5157 employees employee's
#5158 ages aged
#5159 sibling siblings
#5160 they they've
#5161 skin care skincare
#5162 to make in making
#5163 Is This is
#5164 ask request
#5165 sea see
#5166 state of the art state-of-the-art
#5167 you'll you will
#5168 upto up to
#5169 achieved achieve
#5170 set-up setup
#5171 resolved resolve
#5172 inspirations inspiration
#5173 that I to
#5174 which we We
#5175 raise raises
#5176 own owe
#5177 tuff tough
#5178 walk walks
#5179 spread spreading
#5180 eight 8
#5181 Yeah Yes
#5182 for four
#5183 Also you You
#5184 sign up sign-up
#5185 Cant I can't
#5186 there there's
#5187 passed pass
#5188 me us
#5189 Interesting Interestingly
#5190 communicate communication
#5191 reservation reservations
#5192 You If you
#5193 detail a detailed
#5194 earlier early
#5195 cut off cut-off
#5196 carry carrying
#5197 in up
#5198 I was I'm
#5199 Other The other
#5200 re are