Harry Potter in Chinese, Japanese & Vietnamese Translation
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Chapter 36: The Flaw in the Plan

 

Chinese (Mainland)
百密一疏
Bǎimì yīshū
百密一疏 bǎimì yīshū = 'one hundred sealed, one omission'. Traditional expression describing one oversight that ruins a well-thought out plan. One oversight in a well-thought out plan
Chinese (Taiwan)
百密一疏
Bǎimì yīshū
百密一疏 bǎimì yīshū = 'one hundred sealed, one omission'. Traditional expression describing one oversight that ruins a well-thought out plan. One oversight in a well-thought out plan
Japanese
誤算
Gosan
誤算 gosan = 'miscalculation'. Miscalculation
Vietnamese (Chinese characters show etymology)
Sơ hở trong kế hoạch Sơ hở = 'hole'.
trong = 'in'.
kế hoạch (計畫) = 'plan'.
The hole in the plan

The two Chinese translators both hit on the same translation.

(Detailed notes on the chapter can be found at Harry Potter Lexicon)

Chapter 35
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