Interactive grammar exercise (prepositions)
from “A Jewel in the Palace” Part 1

Cloze test
with time limit and automatic scoring

Fill in all the gaps and then press the "Check" button at the bottom of the page to check your answers. If the time limit has expired, reload/refresh this page to start all over again, or proceed to the next exercise. (Best viewed on Firefox or Chrome)
   about      against      as      by      from      in      into      of      on      to      upon      With   
Episode 7: The herb garden

Jang Geum chances a deadly fight the mountain. She treats the unconscious man’s wounds but, the process, fails to make it back to Keum Young their agreed time. (She also loses the triple trinket her father gave her.)

Lady Choi’s insistence, Keum Young goes back the Palace, leaving Jang Geum behind.

Jang Geum gets caught trying to sneak back the Royal Palace. But because Lady Jung and Lady Han’s sacrifice, she isn’t cast out the Palace but instead is exiled the herb garden.

Jang Geum and the man she saved the mountain pass each other by, not knowing who the other one is.

There, Jang Geum meets men and women who either sleep or drink wine all day, having lost all hope ever leaving the herb garden.

Fighting despair, Jang Geum begins organizing the herb garden. She pesters the garden’s supervisor all the plants that the garden was tasked to cultivate. She sets her personal goal the growing astragalus, a precious medicinal plant Ming. But it’s a daunting task because no one has ever successfully grown astragalus before. What’s more, the import astragalus Ming is monopolized the merchant Choi Pan Sul.