Interactive vocabulary exercise from “Empress Ki” Eps. 35-39

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   aimlessly      appoints      conceives      curse      deposed      Empress      feud      garrison      inspires      invest      miscarry      opposes      overcomes      overthrow      plot      Regent      restore      restores      torment      undertake      uprising      urging      well-trained   
SeungNyang a child with Togon. To cause SeungNyang to , Tanasiri uses the “Maledictum .” But with Tal Tal’s help, SeungNyang the curse, and the curse turns to El Temur. While these events are going on, El Temur Wang Yu as commander of the city . When the soldiers quit rather than serve Wang Yu, he takes in beggars and other men wandering in the streets. He and gives them hope. Several months later, SeungNyang gives birth to her son Ayushiridara, while Wang Yu finally has a small army of a hundred soldiers.

Using the Blood Vow, SeungNyang helps Togon El Temur’s through the Empress Dowager, Bayan, and the other governors. The succeeds when Wang Yu and his men open the city gate for Bayan’s soldiers. El Temur is and, on Togon’s order, is strangled to death. Togon also orders Tanasiri’s death by hanging after she refuses to take poison. Togon appoints Bayan as and Wang Yu as King of Koryo.

Togon plans to SeungNyang as the new . But, with the Empress Dowager’s , Bayan Togon’s plan. He pressures Togon into marrying his niece. He also persuades Togon to a military quest to Yuan’s former glory. These things start SeungNyang’s with Bayan and the Empress Dowager.