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 towards in
#7502 fallowed followed
#7503 from the of
#7504 said added
#7505 try are trying
#7506 Still I'm still
#7507 Douglas Douglass
#7508 approved approve
#7509 spot spots
#7510 $ 10 $10
#7511 enclose enclosed
#7512 Not — not
#7513 opens opened
#7514 protects protect
#7515 complain complained
#7516 I have I've had
#7517 establish establishing
#7518 interviews interview
#7519 collaborate collaborated
#7520 customised customized
#7521 there of their
#7522 to pay paying
#7523 waters water
#7524 are is an
#7525 occur occurred
#7526 prove proves
#7527 PO P O
#7528 What’s What are
#7529 followed follows
#7530 program program's
#7531 mask masks
#7532 award awards
#7533 organized organize
#7534 natural naturally
#7535 time sheet timesheet
#7536 ahold hold
#7537 Tues Tuesday
#7538 timeline timelines
#7539 but by
#7540 Hows How's
#7541 tones tonnes
#7542 groups group's
#7543 recover recovered
#7544 reminds reminded
#7545 before earlier
#7546 take accept
#7547 Not It is not
#7548 timesheets time sheets
#7549 extent extend
#7550 provides providing
#7551 training train
#7552 girls girl
#7553 Also and also
#7554 8 am 8am
#7555 has needs
#7556 generate generating
#7557 fill filling
#7558 Received I received
#7559 for after
#7560 ex e g
#7561 define defines
#7562 is : Is
#7563 hardly hard
#7564 at in a
#7565 independence independent
#7566 all inclusive all-inclusive
#7567 effect effective
#7568 build builds
#7569 truth true
#7570 foundations foundation
#7571 to try trying
#7572 e g for example
#7573 in up
#7574 wouldn't would not
#7575 delight delighted
#7576 give get
#7577 introduce introduces
#7578 regrading regarding
#7579 Send Please send
#7580 That will It would
#7581 pays pay
#7582 bit little
#7583 govt government
#7584 thats that
#7585 an another
#7586 best most
#7587 buy buys
#7588 what’s what was
#7589 displays display
#7590 let provide
#7591 and that This
#7592 suspects suspect's
#7593 to must
#7594 cos because
#7595 for forward to
#7596 could was able to
#7597 talking to talk
#7598 Also it It also
#7599 notices noticed
#7600 physician assisted physician-assisted

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