Interactive vocabulary exercise from “A Jewel in the Palace” Eps. 34-35

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   accomplishment      appeals      coldly      conflict      discuss      equally      fail      humiliated      humiliates      intervenes      miscarriage      plots      pulse      searching      shocked      tearfully      waste   
Episode 34: The conflict

A arises between Dr. Shin and the Confucian-classics professor. As a result, Jang Geum, Shin-bi, and all the other girls the training.

Angered by the in government funds used for the training, a court minister in the conflict. Gang Duk Gu also to Min Jung Ho to help Jang Geum.

Jang Geum and Shin-bi pass the re-examination, and they’re both assigned to the Royal Pharmacy. Jang Geum, her adoptive parents, Min Jung Ho, and Jang Duk celebrate her .

At the Palace, Jang Geum and Shin-bi are treated by the senior lady physicians. They are also by the junior court ladies who order them to wash their feet.

Episode 35: The reunion

At a meeting called to the Queen’s health, Jang Geum and Keum Young meet each other again. Now the Highest Kitchen Lady, Keum Young is to see Jang Geum back in the Palace.

Later on, as Jang Geum attends to the Queen, she also meets Lady Choi, who is as shocked as Keum Young.

As Jang Geum begins for Lady Min, Chang Yee, and Yeun Seng, Lady Choi with the head of the Royal Pharmacy on how to kick Jang Geum out of the Palace.

Jang Geum meets both her friends and her enemies. While Yeun Seng welcomes her, Keum Young her by asking her to massage her feet.

The Queen suffers a , and Jang Geum tells Shin-bi that something’s wrong with the Queen’s reading done by Yul-yee, one of the lady physicians.