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
#601 and you You
#602 and they They
#603 I’ve I
#604 In the The
#605 on one
#606 opportunity opportunities
#607 :
#608 used use
#609 with about
#610 use uses
#611 as to be
#612 toward towards
#613 school schools
#614 use using
#615 involve involved
#616 at in the
#617 event events
#618 term terms
#619 lead leads
#620 inform informed
#621 years year's
#622 don't didn't
#623 continue continued
#624 Few A few
#625 help helping
#626 do make
#627 there they're
#628 human humans
#629 complete completed
#630 do are
#631 close closed
#632 begin began
#633 take taking
#634 him them
#635 having have
#636 got had
#637 no any
#638 by of
#639 The In the
#640 go going
#641 expectation expectations
#642 from to
#643 goal goals
#644 part parts
#645 attach attached
#646 children children's
#647 don’t doesn’t
#648 is it
#649 parents parents'
#650 have been was
#651 people people's
#652 call calls
#653 Look I look
#654 allow allows
#655 company companies
#656 pass past
#657 to that
#658 user users
#659 team teams
#660 concern concerned
#661 giving given
#662 as like
#663 on by
#664 though thought
#665 i dont I don't
#666 9 nine
#667 is were
#668 increase increases
#669 can to
#670 it is they are
#671 through out throughout
#672 It’s It
#673 your self yourself
#674 account accounts
#675 for that
#676 at for
#677 trainings training
#678 provides provide
#679 20 twenty
#680 explain explained
#681 could will
#682 have are
#683 contact contacted
#684 be become
#685 were we're
#686 below the
#687 fast quickly
#688 method methods
#689 for at
#690 he and
#691 suggestion suggestions
#692 of as
#693 class classes
#694 needed need
#695 of for the
#696 and please Please
#697 and as As
#698 take took
#699 others others'
#700 idea ideas

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