Interactive vocabulary exercise from “Empress Ki” Eps. 40-45

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   advantage      allegedly      allies      annex      avenge      believes      breaks off      deposed      duel      equally      famine      implicate      learning      loyalties      pursuers      quest      rallies      reimpose      scapegoat      shift      starving      support      treasure      tribute   
SeungNyang learns about Bayan’s plans to Koryo and to the concubine . She asks Wang Yu to help her become Empress, promising to help Koryo according to the request of Wang Yu’s father. Together, they find El Temur’s , and they divide it . SeungNyang uses her share to help the victims in Yuan and to gain from the governors and other court officials. (Later on, when her share is all used up, Wang Yu uses part of his share to help feed Yuan’s people.)

Bayan’s military ruins Yuan financially and militarily. To the blame, he uses Wang Yu as a . To trick Wang Yu into going back to Yuan, Bayan uses Prince Maha. Wang Yu is again as king because he helped Yuan’s enemies. Taking of this situation, Bayan tortures Wang Yu, hoping that he will SeungNyang. But SeungNyang her political to petition Togon into releasing Wang Yu. When Wang Yu admits to SeungNyang that he really did help Yuan’s enemies, she their agreement to help each other. She questions herself as to whether her are with Koryo or with Yuan.

Bayan fights Wang Yu in a roadside . Despite not seeing Wang Yu’s body, he that he had killed Wang Yu. On about his death, SeungNyang tells Tal Tal that she will Wang Yu. (Wang Yu is saved by Yon Feisu, but, as they were escaping from their , she dies.)