Common mistakes in English

Ces dernières années, nous avons corrigé des millions de mots dans les textes qui nous ont été soumis. Nous vous proposons une liste des erreurs courantes que nous avons rencontrées. La liste est établie en fonction de la fréquence à laquelle nous avons dû corriger l’expression. Pour des questions de confidentialité, toutes les corrections ne sont pas répertoriées dans cette liste.

Position Avant Après
#1 the a
#2 is are
#3 is was
#4 a the
#5 in on
#6 will would
#7 on in
#8 a an
#9 & and
#10 that who
#11 are is
#12 its it's
#13 to for
#14 was were
#15 can could
#16 have has
#17 which that
#18 e-mail email
#19 you your
#20 of for
#21 for to
#22 in at
#23 has have
#24 your you're
#25 would will
#26 that which
#27 this these
#28 2 two
#29 Hope I hope
#30 Im I'm
#31 in into
#32 are were
#33 there their
#34 and to
#35 this the
#36 to with
#37 it this
#38 have had
#39 u you
#40 3 three
#41 wanted want
#42 ok okay
#43 at in
#44 to too
#45 of in
#46 in to
#47 could can
#48 if whether
#49 need needs
#50 an a
#51 and or
#52 in with
#53 has had
#54 in of
#55 to in
#56 it them
#57 for of
#58 on of
#59 were was
#60 the their
#61 had have
#62 the this
#63 send sent
#64 of to
#65 then than
#66 was is
#67 question questions
#68 can not cannot
#69 the an
#70 could would
#71 4 four
#72 I I've
#73 on at
#74 that the
#75 1 one
#76 in for
#77 the that
#78 towards toward
#79 dont don't
#80 5 five
#81 use used
#82 ask asked
#83 at on
#84 to of
#85 on to
#86 that this
#87 on for
#88 my the
#89 with to
#90 too to
#91 to and
#92 everyday every day
#93 of from
#94 to into
#95 of on
#96 for in
#97 Lets Let's
#98 cause because
#99 to on
#100 life lives