Interactive vocabulary exercise from “A Jewel in the Palace” Eps. 36-37

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   dares      delay      diagnosis      enemy      fetus      forfeit      gamble      immediately      improve      opposition      pleas      prescribe      refuses      riddle      startles      superior      threaten      torn      treatment      troublemaker      weaponry      womb      worsened   
Episode 36: Jang Geum’s diagnosis

During a meeting of the Royal Pharmacy, Jang Geum everyone by what she thinks is wrong with the Queen.

Dr. Jeong becomes between Jang Geum’s and the from the Chief Royal Physician and the senior lady physicians.

Meanwhile, Min Jung Ho and his lay out plans to Joseon’s . But their plans Minister Oh and other court officials.

Lady Min scolds Jang Geum for not keeping her mouth shut and Shin-bi for being another .

Jang Geum is proven right that the Queen has a dead in her . She is praised by Dr. Jeong and Dr. Shin. But Yul-yee becomes her .

Episode 37: The riddle

The Queen Mother to accept any medical treatment, despite the King and Queen’s . She also wants Dr. Shin fired.

To save Dr. Shin, Jang Geum the Queen Mother to to with her. If the Queen Mother can’t answer her , then she must accept medical treatment. But if she can answer the riddle, then Jang Geum will her life.

Lady Choi, Keum Young, and Young Ro set about to find the riddle’s answer.

Gang Duk Go and his wife try to find the answer to the riddle.

The Queen Mother accepts medical even though she knows the answer to Jang Geum’s riddle.

But the in treatment has the Queen Mother’s condition. She can’t eat the food that the Royal Physicians , and she vomits the medicine given to her.