Interactive vocabulary exercise from “Dong Yi” Part 2

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Episode 5: “Omen of Discordance”

Dong Yi’s father and brother are killed on the mountain top, while Chun Soo falls off the cliff.

Chief Suh catches up with Dong Yi on a mountain but allows her to .

Determined to prove that her father is , Dong Yi refuses to escape with Gaeduara. She asks Sulhee to help her enter the Palace so that she can look for the court lady who knows the hand signals.

At the Palace, Dong Yi becomes a slave at the Bureau of Music.

Six years later ...

Because of Dong Yi’s and , the royal musicians and even her fellow slaves have come to depend on her for all their needs. Her and friends at the Bureau are Young-dal (a flutist) and Hwang Joo-shik (a minor official).

Dong Yi continues to search for the court lady by to work with the slaves assigned to clean up the quarters of the court ladies; she hopes to the court lady through her butterfly .

Dong Yi has become with the “haegeum” (fiddle), and one night, King Sukjong hears her playing a beautiful melody.

King Sukjong wants to to the Palace his Lady Jang to be his and to help balance the warring South and West political . But together with the leader of the Westerners, the Queen Mother a way to use the “Omen of ” (destruction of notes) to the King’s plans.

Disturbed by the , Dong Yi secretly watches what’s going on at Lady Jang’s quarters.