Two hundred Common English mistakes are listed below. Can you see where the errors are, and how you should correct them? Please watch the accompanying English lessons in order to check your answers. And lastly, don’t forget to focus on using the correct forms of these very typical English mistakes.

English mistakes episode 1

1) He told that / He said me to…
2) I think yes
3) I work here 10 years
4) I’ve done it 10 years ago
5) I feel myself..
6) I made something bad
7) He was so bad man
8) He’s not very good in
9) I can’t to explain..
10) He has been in Paris

English mistakes episode 2

1) He gave me 20 pounds.I spent them on ice cream
2) On the one side
3) advices / knowledges/ researches
4) The most part of
5) She don’t
6) 6 millions
7) I already have done my homework
8) He’s not so fast as …
9) I’m agree
10) I didn’t went

English mistakes episode 3

1) I’ve made my homework
2) I look forward to hear from you
3) I never saw this film
4) I can’t speak Chinese. – So can I
5) Yesterday, I must go to work
6) I called to him last night
7) If I will go to London, I will visit the tower
8) He didn’t want that..
9) He liked a girl which was a nurse
10) He was staying near the window

English mistakes episode 4

1) I haven’t a car
2) Jane told about it to Steve
3) You haven’t to work on Sunday
4) He watched the painting in the gallery
5) He didn’t want nobody to see it
6) He put off his hat
7) Tomorrow will come my friend
8) I didn’t use skype for a long time
9) I thought that I will come on Saturday
10) I found out my keys.

English mistakes episode 5

1) more bigger
2) There’s too many people in the city
3) The film was quite bored
4) I didn’t read this novel
5) At the moment, I have two variants
6) She suggested me to go to the cinema
7) They suggested me a job
8) The economic is getting worse
9) He can’t do something with computers
10) I became to hit him

English mistakes episode 6

1) He’ll be in hospital during 3 days
2) How do I say ‘подушка’ in English?
3) My Granny presented me a watch
4) They beat him when he was coming home
5) I’ve been stressed last time
6) He refused that he was the murderer
7) He spent 3 hours to drive there
8) At 3 o clockwe didn’t sleep
9) I had a bad mood
10) They made a photo

English mistakes episode 7

1) We decided the problem
2) He spends much time preparing
3) When we will get back home, I’ll call you
4) I hoped that she didn’t tell anybody
5) Will you come to my party? -Exactly!
6) If I’d win the lottery, I’d buy a yacht
7) The company became bankrupt
8) We have very little employees
9) I don’t matter if you can’t do the project
10) This man isn’t accurate

English mistakes episode 8

1) Only 3 pieces of cake stayed on the plate
2) I was going along Oxford Street
3) I found a new sports club. It’s the fantastic club.
4) I played rugby a lot of time ago
5) We live in a customer society
6) I hope no
7) I put all the shopping in my packet
8) In the meeting I told about our finances
9) After the meeting it was a video conference
10) In my mind, learning online is more intense

English mistakes episode 9

1) It made an effect on me
2) The coffee is finished
3) I learnt my brother to speak French
4) My Mum makes me to do the washing up
5) My parents don’t let me to stay out late
6) He got used to driven the left
7) I did/made an injection
8) He saw that his bike was gone
9) Nobody of the class
10) They don’t have so many money

English mistakes episode 10

1) I went on a business trip with my chief
2) I must stop doing the same mistakes
3) She has married to a Japanese man
4) He has big experience in the industry
5) It could influence on him
6) I prepared to my exams
7) Today morning I turned up late
8) I’d like to tell about
9) He used his instruments to fix the shelves
10) When I sat in the cafe he called me.

English mistakes episode 11

1) Today we’re going to write a test
2) He presented himself as Peter
3) He told me she wasn’t home because she went to the shops
4) I did it by my own
5) I went to an excursion
6) I said about my promotion
7) The concert is free so you shouldn’t pay
8) He was grown up in a good family
9) In the beginning of the war
10) He was accused of a crime which he didn’t commit

English mistakes episode 12

1) She didn’t like
2) I don’t want
3) I hope they finish it until Christmas
4) The boy will be in 10 minutes
5) He went to home
6) He asked me what was he wearing
7) Lots of countries, as Germany and France, are taking part
8) Everybody doesn’t like opera
9) They have another pronunciation
10) He arrived to the house

English mistakes episode 13

1) Maybe it costs watching ‘Twin Peaks’
2) I very like
3) We hadn’t internet
4) What means ‘deny’
5) I’ll take my book
6) She spoke that she didn’t want to go
7) She said them to get in the car
8) They got on the car
9) This year they sell all their stock
10) The weather has been changed

English mistakes episode 14

1) There was an exhibition last year. The curators were preparing for 5 years
2) When I stopped to smoke I couldn’t sleep
3) She born a daughter
4) They didn’t speak English good enough
5) I turned on it
6) In 1986 a new phase of the project has started
7) How it called?
8) Nobody of these sons didn’t have children
9) And Chelsea started to win Liverpool
10) It was the greatest event of the last year

English mistakes episode 15

1) The news are good
2) When we have been living in Ireland
3) In the 2nd of December
4) The level of inflation has been raising for two months
5) They need to grow the employment rate
6) There have been many tries to regulate the market
7) I can’t image what might happen next
8) In the year 20 zero 9
9) She started to feel a strong hurt
10) I’m not often going fishing

English mistakes episode 16

1) Sherlock then knew there was another victim
2) James tried to avoid the evidence
3) They wanted to do a new road
4) I like fantastic and science fiction films
5) When we were waiting him
6) I didn’t know had they food or not
7) It happened with him yesterday
8) He was very angry on her
9) He threw the stones to the bottle
10) She wasn’t used to drink wine

English mistakes episode 17

1) He realises where is Audrey
2) Volleyball is funny
3) I spent near 6 hours on the beach
4) All the hotels went down their prices
5) All the hotels grew their prices
6) The school territory is very large
7) The school stayed near my house
8) She ate some medicine
9) One more moment I’d like to discuss
10) Report

English mistakes episode 18

1) These people are other from us
2) Give me a pen
3) He regretted about it
4) When she got at work
5) The girl made the same job
6) I’m the owner of my house for three years
7) If they had known about it, they could run to the mountains
8) They are tired to pay a lot of taxes
9) I have to find money enough
10) I ate a lot of fruits

English mistakes episode 19

1) He didn’t see who was it
2) He excused himself for being late
3) A man was riding a car
4) If he said the truth
5) Her parents didn’t give her to go out
6) There was the increase in sales last year
7) He phoned to me and said
8) He gave many power to local leaders
9) She said that she knew the good restaurant
10) I met him at 15 to 4

English mistakes episode 20

1) The picture was written in the 20th century
2) During Sunday
3) The pair were holding hands and kissing
4) He offered to watch a film
5) He had long hairs
6) He should find out the killer
7) His Mother asked him to go home
8) I heard one interesting news
9) I don’t know how does it work
10) He has the same age like me

Please now try Part 2, for another 200 typical English mistakes.