Interactive vocabulary exercise from “A Jewel in the Palace” Eps. 30-31

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   acupuncture      concubines      desire      invade      noble      oppose      pharmacy      pirates      responsibility      revenge      succeeds      talented      threaten      torn      training      trauma      traumatized   
Episode 30: The training

Jang Geum begins her under Jang Duk. She also learns why a person like Jang Duk lives in a place like Jeju.

Later on, Jang Geum meets an old friend. But her friend and Jang Duk soon begin to each other.

Jang Geum is between Dr. Jeong (the former herb garden’s supervisor) and Jang Duk, between her for and medicine’s purpose.

In the Palace, Yeun Seng becomes one of the King’s .

Episode 31: The pirates

Two years later ...

Jang Geum is by her mistake in that nearly killed Jang Duk.

Min Jung Ho, his soldiers, and Jang Duk are ordered to go to another island. Jang Geum is left in charge of the , but she refuses to accept the .

That night, Japanese pirates Jeju. They threaten to kill everyone unless Jang Geum treats their leader.

Jang Geum is forced to treat the leader of the pirates when they to kill the prisoners one by one, beginning with Gang Duk Gu. Despite her with acupuncture, she’s able to treat the leader. She’s also able to contact Min Jung Ho, and their plan in driving away the .