31 cringeworthy typos and grammatical mistakes you should definitely learn to avoid

You will never completely purge mistakes from your texts and emails and conversations, but you should at least try to spell correctly and speak coherently.

For your convenience, here is a list of the most widespread spelling and grammar mistakes that I’ve noticed through the years. I didn’t find this list online or copy it from someone else—it’s all original, based on my observations of things people commonly say and write.

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I saw the total solar eclipse. It was spectacular.

There are no words to do it justice.

Right before totality began, the wind calmed, the temperature dropped, and the crowd hushed.

“Awesome!” some guy with a booming voice exclaimed.

As I peered through my solar eclipse glasses at the shrinking crescent of the sun, one thought kept running through my mind:

I want to remember this day forever.

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