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
#8301 only a
#8302 is regarding regards
#8303 up” up ”
#8304 speaking speak
#8305 behavioral behavior
#8306 Is the The
#8307 for into
#8308 else where elsewhere
#8309 funds fund
#8310 Not It is not
#8311 analyze analyse
#8312 semi annual Semi-annual
#8313 reviewed reviewing
#8314 purse pursue
#8315 manages managed
#8316 operation operating
#8317 reasoning reason
#8318 verse verses
#8319 enhances enhance
#8320 educator educators
#8321 fam family
#8322 push pushes
#8323 As in In
#8324 strength strengthen
#8325 religion religious
#8326 face facial
#8327 Sarah Sarah's
#8328 my any
#8329 there is you have
#8330 grate great
#8331 assess assessed
#8332 regarding in regards to
#8333 wells well
#8334 information” information
#8335 translate translated
#8336 analyst analysts
#8337 and im I'm
#8338 presents presence
#8339 CEO C E O
#8340 workplace workplaces
#8341 highly high
#8342 will not be able am unable
#8343 basis base
#8344 him that he
#8345 the for a
#8346 one way one-way
#8347 low income low-income
#8348 stand by standby
#8349 the needful what is necessary
#8350 wait for await
#8351 ship shipped
#8352 Non RGU non-RGU
#8353 past last
#8354 stopped stop
#8355 interpeter interpreter
#8356 poses pose
#8357 portrays portray
#8358 Gentleman Gentlemen
#8359 whos who's
#8360 ration ratio
#8361 that’s it’s
#8362 part some
#8363 electrician electricians
#8364 Bases Based
#8365 million millions
#8366 and in order
#8367 werent weren't
#8368 don't can't
#8369 Thereby Therefore
#8370 onto to
#8371 on able unable
#8372 abt about
#8373 saw sees
#8374 load loads
#8375 did didn't
#8376 22th 22nd
#8377 would've would have
#8378 I'd ID
#8379 good best
#8380 they students
#8381 mln million
#8382 instance example
#8383 time period
#8384 in a on
#8385 as being
#8386 seed seeds
#8387 agents agent's
#8388 must have to
#8389 I'am I'm
#8390 to so that we can
#8391 installment instalment
#8392 Please could Would
#8393 reasonable reasonably
#8394 may be are
#8395 as what
#8396 installation installations
#8397 want wanting
#8398 fails failed
#8399 right away immediately
#8400 lab labs