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 Spanish speaking Spanish-speaking
#8302 with within the
#8303 grate great
#8304 Ricahrd Richard
#8305 User The user
#8306 behaviours behaviour
#8307 got have received
#8308 there is you have
#8309 are aren't
#8310 memebers members
#8311 how when
#8312 Hotel The hotel
#8313 they were it was
#8314 only simply
#8315 one-to-one one-on-one
#8316 loses lost
#8317 collogues colleagues
#8318 15 year old 15-year-old
#8319 tonnes tons
#8320 move out move-out
#8321 Chrismas Christmas
#8322 theme them
#8323 have share
#8324 delivery delivering
#8325 both either
#8326 analyses analysis
#8327 calculation calculations
#8328 got had gotten
#8329 entered enter
#8330 and being Being
#8331 muc much
#8332 no not a
#8333 the one those
#8334 pick up pickup
#8335 COP COB
#8336 cut cuts
#8337 which the The
#8338 in onto
#8339 sprouts sprouts'
#8340 cross cultural cross-cultural
#8341 James James'
#8342 self yourself
#8343 scan scanned
#8344 authors authors'
#8345 thats that is
#8346 remitted/ deemed remitted/deemed
#8347 replacement replacements
#8348 well organized well-organized
#8349 Sunday's Sundays
#8350 should do
#8351 So Please
#8352 NYC N Y C
#8353 podcast podcasts
#8354 that who are
#8355 transform transforms
#8356 retailer retailers
#8357 itself himself
#8358 manages managed
#8359 double checked double-checked
#8360 Ima I will
#8361 The society Society
#8362 rely really
#8363 individuals/ companies individuals/companies
#8364 agenda agendas
#8365 qualified qualify
#8366 : for For
#8367 of the a
#8368 actives activities
#8369 defenses defense
#8370 receiving received
#8371 Just want I just wanted
#8372 Alabama AL
#8373 six month six-month
#8374 and an an
#8375 check cheque
#8376 wWe We
#8377 to get for getting
#8378 parent's parents'
#8379 old older
#8380 two three
#8381 patient’s patients'
#8382 department department's
#8383 Towels Towel
#8384 so that That way
#8385 It but it
#8386 may many
#8387 ( is
#8388 don’t doesn't
#8389 providing to provide
#8390 Quote a quote
#8391 urself yourself
#8392 continuously continually
#8393 that which is
#8394 approch approach
#8395 t-shirt t-shirts
#8396 prior previous
#8397 Mam Madam
#8398 awaken awakened
#8399 is did
#8400 was and