Interactive vocabulary exercise from “A Jewel in the Palace” Ep. 8

Cloze test
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Episode 8: The dumpling-cooking competition

On her way back to the Royal Kitchen, Jang Geum stops by the library on an from the herb garden’s supervisor. There she meets Ming Jung Ho who, unknown to her, is the wounded man she helped in the mountain. (He is an with the Royal Guards in charge of down some Japanese .)

Jang Geum is happily welcomed back to the Royal Kitchen, but Lady Jung her that if she loses in the dumpling-cooking , she will be forced to leave the Palace.

On the night before the competition, someone Jang Geum’s .

Jang Geum finds the girl who stole the flour, but after knowing her , she lets the girl keep the flour. Instead of the flour, she decides to use some from the garden.

But the competition’s , led by the Head Lady and Lady Choi, argue that using other than flour the rules. Jang Geum loses in the competition and must therefore leave the Palace.