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
#7501 Then after After
#7502 Sarah Sarah's
#7503 rode road
#7504 color colour
#7505 casefile case file
#7506 brick and mortar brick-and-mortar
#7507 inside in
#7508 was way
#7509 With regard in regards
#7510 break broken
#7511 for with the
#7512 Besides Aside from
#7513 an am
#7514 Burn Burns
#7515 analyst analysts
#7516 how in the way that
#7517 inhouse in-house
#7518 heart beat heartbeat
#7519 compare comparing
#7520 bad negative
#7521 messages message
#7522 fall falling
#7523 won't will not
#7524 everythink everything
#7525 from front
#7526 handover hand over
#7527 haven’t hasn’t
#7528 regarding regards
#7529 I was
#7530 it’s they are
#7531 attentions attention
#7532 division divisions
#7533 I would I'd
#7534 transition transitions
#7535 As per Regarding
#7536 fears fear
#7537 changed changing
#7538 perm permanent
#7539 studing studying
#7540 crewmembers crew members
#7541 building to build
#7542 MJ Michael Jordan
#7543 present presence
#7544 respond responds
#7545 off out of
#7546 o clock o'clock
#7547 las last
#7548 11th eleventh
#7549 16th 16
#7550 Please Kindly
#7551 approval approve
#7552 writers writer's
#7553 at of the
#7554 If that if
#7555 request requesting
#7556 repeat repeated
#7557 damaged damage
#7558 1 2
#7559 faced face
#7560 connect connects
#7561 income incomes
#7562 Australia Australian
#7563 home page homepage
#7564 3rd party third-party
#7565 it was there were
#7566 source sourced
#7567 catch caught
#7568 under way underway
#7569 on concerning
#7570 as compared in comparison
#7571 I’ll I would
#7572 from by the
#7573 back backs
#7574 increases increased
#7575 corporation corporations
#7576 communicating communication
#7577 20th 20
#7578 had were
#7579 themself themselves
#7580 nitriding nitriting
#7581 not non
#7582 supported support
#7583 expert experts
#7584 flight fly
#7585 agin again
#7586 You Are you
#7587 violation violations
#7588 are doing do
#7589 chart charts
#7590 chair chairs
#7591 raise raising
#7592 And many Many
#7593 Thereby Therefore
#7594 customer’s customers
#7595 real very
#7596 coming going
#7597 everthing everything
#7598 agents agents'
#7599 be take
#7600 had come came