Interactive vocabulary exercise from “A Jewel in the Palace” Ep. 18

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Episode 18: The Ming ambassador

In Lady Jung’s , Lady Choi is appointed as the Highest Kitchen Lady. To get rid of Lady Han and Jang Geum, she orders them to the kitchen at the residence of the Ming Dynasty’s . (No one in the Royal Kitchen has ever wanted to serve in that because of the demands of the Ming officials.)

As expected by Lady Choi, Lady Han soon gets arrested for the Ming ambassador. Jang Geum for Lady Han, but she herself gets into trouble.

Lady Choi prepares for the Ming ambassador a three-day that’s only reserved for the Ming Dynasty’s family. But the ambassador honors his to Jang Geum to eat only her dishes for five days.

The Ming ambassador is pleased with and feels by Jang Geum’s vegetable dishes. As a result, he gives Ming’s seal of for Joseon’s Crown Prince. But Lady Choi and the Head Lady claim all the .