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
#6701 oppose opposed
#6702 Firstly First of all
#6703 examination examinations
#6704 industries industry
#6705 controls control
#6706 personalised personalized
#6707 double checked double-checked
#6708 this their
#6709 responds responses
#6710 about a a
#6711 program program's
#6712 importance important
#6713 wage wages
#6714 $ 20 $20
#6715 time table timetable
#6716 a of the
#6717 will must
#6718 wear wearing
#6719 usefull useful
#6720 self love self-love
#6721 shows showing
#6722 Valentine Valentine's
#6723 cutting edge cutting-edge
#6724 assistance assisted
#6725 variable variables
#6726 no-one no one
#6727 tour tours
#6728 Urbantoons Urbantoons'
#6729 week long week-long
#6730 ROI’s ROIs
#6731 who's who
#6732 fiance fiancé
#6733 reschedule rescheduled
#6734 ahold hold
#6735 slip slips
#6736 feature rich feature-rich
#6737 samples sample
#6738 employee’s employees'
#6739 Year2A Year 2A
#6740 out in
#6741 meet see
#6742 that That is
#6743 motivate motivating
#6744 appreciated appreciative
#6745 hates hate
#6746 dealing deal
#6747 to pay paying
#6748 to 'to
#6749 to join in joining
#6750 shown shows
#6751 messages message
#6752 obtain obtaining
#6753 wait waited
#6754 to achieve in achieving
#6755 with regard in regards
#6756 inquires inquiries
#6757 mean meaning
#6758 To and to
#6759 promise promises
#6760 03 3
#6761 facing face
#6762 in the to
#6763 will go goes
#6764 completly completely
#6765 floor floors
#6766 proforma pro forma
#6767 a few some
#6768 artist artist's
#6769 approved approve
#6770 ex e g
#6771 up to until
#6772 week end weekend
#6773 reach reaching
#6774 I am I
#6775 and if
#6776 the same it
#6777 intrest interest
#6778 abut about
#6779 co-operation cooperation
#6780 on getting to get
#6781 when with
#6782 four 4
#6783 alternative alternatives
#6784 cliche cliché
#6785 pulls pulled
#6786 countries countries'
#6787 stereotype stereotypes
#6788 his my
#6789 a about a
#6790 regarding with regard
#6791 paying pay
#6792 7th 7
#6793 prove proves
#6794 02 2
#6795 go move
#6796 isn't wasn't
#6797 even ever
#6798 dynamic dynamics
#6799 going went
#6800 answer answering