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
#5501 key keys
#5502 safety safe
#5503 failure failures
#5504 you have there are
#5505 schedule scheduling
#5506 upto up to
#5507 whilst while
#5508 if and whether
#5509 the other
#5510 30 minute 30-minute
#5511 to in a
#5512 doesn’t don't
#5513 there they are
#5514 plants plant's
#5515 wouldn’t would not
#5516 credit credits
#5517 updates update
#5518 you You are
#5519 We that we
#5520 peace piece
#5521 and he who
#5522 he's he has
#5523 is at
#5524 And and the
#5525 head ahead
#5526 Defence Defense
#5527 reviewed review
#5528 illustrate illustrates
#5529 an one
#5530 in class in-class
#5531 feminist feminists
#5532 if you could please
#5533 When the The
#5534 people population
#5535 healthy healthily
#5536 monitoring monitor
#5537 put make
#5538 have spoken to spoke with
#5539 pickup pick up
#5540 pick choose
#5541 way away
#5542 island islands
#5543 – it It
#5544 The During the
#5545 Hellow Hello
#5546 wen when
#5547 give offer
#5548 see’s sees
#5549 were would be
#5550 Appreciate I would appreciate
#5551 whoever whomever
#5552 participated participating
#5553 Iv I've
#5554 t shirt t-shirt
#5555 self motivated self-motivated
#5556 have has been
#5557 wished wish
#5558 Children The children
#5559 engage engaging
#5560 And I I also
#5561 valuable invaluable
#5562 involves involved
#5563 elections election
#5564 chair chairs
#5565 will be was
#5566 display displayed
#5567 to play playing
#5568 next upcoming
#5569 cryptosporidium Cryptosporidiosis
#5570 and but I
#5571 such as like
#5572 out of state out-of-state
#5573 throw threw
#5574 USA U S A
#5575 45 forty-five
#5576 thousands thousand
#5577 sees see
#5578 canceled cancelled
#5579 Below The below
#5580 Best The best
#5581 an and an
#5582 Here Here's
#5583 on site on-site
#5584 intership internship
#5585 which as
#5586 better more
#5587 back backed
#5588 and because Because
#5589 to have of having
#5590 obligation obligations
#5591 me mine
#5592 teh the
#5593 tax taxes
#5594 possibly possible
#5595 seek seeking
#5596 economic economics
#5597 you she
#5598 letting allowing
#5599 Interesting Interestingly
#5600 positon position