Interactive vocabulary exercise from “A Jewel in the Palace” Ep. 2

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Episode 2: Jang Geum

Seo Chun Soo and Park Meong Yi are now married. They live under false to escape from King Yeonsan’s intensifying of all the people for the death of his mother, Queen Yiun.

Their only child is Jang Geum, an intelligent girl who always gets punished for her and for learning.

During a in the village, Seo Chun Soo gets arrested. Park Meong Yi takes Jang Geum to Hanyang – Joseon’s capital – to try to save him. She secretly contacts her best friend in the Royal Kitchen, who’s now Lady Han.

But before Lady Han can help out, Park Meong Yi and Jang Geum are captured by the of the merchant Choi Pan Sul – the brother of Choi Cheng Qing, who’s now Lady Choi.

Park Meong Yi gets hit by an arrow while trying to Jang Geum. In her dying moments, she realizes that Jang Geum is the third woman in the . She writes two letters to Jang Geum, asking her to become a court lady and to become the Highest Kitchen Lady.