Popular corrections

These corrections got a lot of 'native nods' recently. ('Public' entries only.)

  • The world’s biggest corporations need to take more responsible in maintaining and restoring the environment.
  • The world’s biggest corporations need to take more responsibility in maintaining and restoring the environment.
  • Native Nods 9 Notebook 0
  • Big Corporations and environmental responsibility
  • Unfortunately this ship was downed by Allied force.
  • Unfortunately this ship was sunk by Allied forces.
  • Native Nods 7 Notebook 0
  • Big Corporations and environmental responsibility
  • After reaching retiring age, he will lose his job.
  • After reaching the age of retirement, he will lose his job.
  • Are you trying to say, "When it is time to retire, he will."?
  • Native Nods 6 Notebook 0
  • The New Life
  • Contaminated industrial waste must never be secretly dumped into the water system because it kills fish and contaminates drinking waters.
  • Contaminated industrial waste must never be secretly dumped into the water system because it kills fish and contaminates drinking waters.
  • Native Nods 6 Notebook 0
  • Big Corporations and environmental responsibility
  • In conclusion, the two reasons are the dissemination and the lobby body.
  • In conclusion, environmental action groups are vital to the world because they can disseminate information to the world and they can use their power to lobby governments to better protect the environment.
  • Native Nods 6 Notebook 0
  • The role of environmental action group
  • I wish I could speak english as you
  • I wish I could speak English like you (do).
  • The "do" is optional. It's implied by the "like".
  • Native Nods 6 Notebook 0
  • I wish I could speak english as you
  • I wish I could speak english as you
  • OPTION A: The correction above is one valid option.OPTION B: I wish I could speak English as well as you do.
  • Native Nods 6 Notebook 0
  • I wish I could speak english as you
  • She's gotta visit and keep watching YouTube all night long.
  • She's got the vids to keep you watching YouTube all night long.
  • (vids, short for videos)
  • Native Nods 6 Notebook 0
  • Dictation Starlet Shay
  • An environmental watching can ensure that these laws are being adhered to.
  • An environmental watchdog can ensure that these laws are being adhered to.
  • Native Nods 5 Notebook 0
  • The role of environmental action group
  • He will suffer extreme poverty because he isn't probably enrolled in the National Pension program.
  • He will suffer extreme poverty because he probably isn't enrolled in the National Pension program.
  • Native Nods 5 Notebook 0
  • The New Life

These are corrections which were bookmarked (added to your notebook) recently ('Public' entries only.)

  • On the contrary, the man on the right is listening to music, reading a book and having a sandwich to wait for some fish with a smile face.
  • On the contrary In contrast, the man on the right is listening to music, reading a book and having a sandwich to while he waits for some the fish with a smiling face.
  • "On the contrary" is generally used when making a point in an argument, not when describing a scene.
  • Native Nods 0 Notebook 2
  • A Process Is More Important Than A Result
  • With fast pace of daily life, an increasing number of individuals have concentrated on a highly-efficient and time-saving living standard.
  • With the fast pace of daily life, an increasing number of individuals have concentrated on a highly-efficient and time-saving lifestyle living standard.
  • "Living standard" or "standard of living" usually refers to the things you own rather than the way you live.
  • Native Nods 0 Notebook 2
  • A Process Is More Important Than A Result
  • I have many hobbies,such as reading books,listening music,photograph.
  • I have many hobbies, such as reading books, listening to music, and photography.
  • Be careful of the spacing around commas and full-stops (periods). In English, we do not insert a space before the comma or period, but we do insert one after: + correct: I love cake, cookies, and pie. They all taste good to me. incorrect: I love cake , cookies , and pie . They all taste good to me . incorrect: I love cake,cookies,and pie.They all taste good to me.
  • Native Nods 0 Notebook 1
  • Hello everyone!
  • Credit card was created by the bank,it was converient but dangerous.
  • Credit cards were created by banks. They are convenient but dangerous.
  • Native Nods 0 Notebook 1
  • Credit card was created by the bank,it was converient but dangerous.
  • People can use it buy those they cannot afford.
  • People can use it buy items they cannot afford.
  • Native Nods 0 Notebook 1
  • Credit card was created by the bank,it was converient but dangerous.
  • In the same time,the bank will revenue higher interest rate than general loan.
  • At the same time, banks will earn more money, at a higher interest rate then a general loan.
  • Small changes to sound more natural.
  • Native Nods 0 Notebook 1
  • Credit card was created by the bank,it was converient but dangerous.
  • Sadly,credit card has played a improtant part in the capitalist system,and the system depends on constantly consumption increase.
  • Credit cards have played a important part in the capitalist system, and the system depends on constantly increasing consumption.
  • Just changed the order around. Well done though!
  • Native Nods 0 Notebook 1
  • Credit card was created by the bank,it was converient but dangerous.
  • I have taken English examinations several times so far such as IELTS and TOEFL.
  • I have taken English examinations, IELTS and TOEFL, several times now.
  • Native Nods 0 Notebook 1
  • Diary: Day30 - My English examinations
  • Then, I called my wife this impression immediately by my phone.
  • Then, I called my wife to tell her this impression immediately. by my phone.
  • "Then" and "impression" are also unnecessary here. We can tell by context that the call was over the phone.
  • Native Nods 0 Notebook 1
  • Diary: Day30 - My English examinations
  • However, I don't know a real score when it will be marked my answer by the institution of IELTS indeed.
  • However, I don't won't know a my real score when until it will be is marked my answer by the institution of IELTS, indeed.
  • Native Nods 0 Notebook 1
  • Diary: Day30 - My English examinations