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Like humans beings We incur into mistakes.

Like humans beings We make mistakes.

What's the correct sentence in British English?

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Human beings NOT humans beings. –  Dia Sep 8 '10 at 8:16
    
An adjective is always written as singular (compare with 32-bit architectures). –  kiamlaluno Sep 29 '10 at 20:01
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Neither; both sentences contain errors:

  • 1 & 2: it should be human beings, not humans beings.

  • 1 & 2: we does not begin with a capital letter, unless it's at the beginning of a sentence (or unless you're the Queen, referring to herself in very formal documents!)

  • 1 & 2: as matter of style, I'd be inclined to separate the two clauses with a comma after beings.

  • 1 & 2: unless you're an alien, comparing yourself to humans (as in we are like human beings), do you mean "as", rather than "like"?

  • 1: it should be incur mistakes, not incur into mistakes

In terms of meaning, incur is typically used to refer to something which you bring upon yourself, e.g.:

If you submit your tax return after the deadline, you will incur a penalty.

So sentence 2 is probably closer to what you mean. With corrections, it should be:

As human beings, we make mistakes.

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Yes, you want as as the first word here unless the speakers are not themselves human—talking animals or intelligent aliens in a work of fiction, perhaps. –  nohat Sep 8 '10 at 17:05
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I find the second one at least easier to understand:

Like human beings We make mistakes

The subtleties of incur ("bring down upon oneself", "run into") might be correct depending on the general context, but it is easier to relate to the "act of making mistake".
As an aside, I believe you can "incur mistake", not "incur into mistake". It ("incur mistakes") seems however very rarely used.

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Your second sentence is normal and natural, but you don't want a capital W in the "we". The first doesn't look right to me and would certainly sound strange even if it was.

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