Interactive vocabulary exercise from “A Jewel in the Palace” Eps. 50-51

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Episode 50: The runaways

by the conflict between the King and the Queen, Jang Geum decides to with Min Jung Ho.

Jang Geum and Min Jung Ho elope, but Min Jung Ho’s superior sends soldiers to them.

Meanwhile, at the Palace, the King’s plan to appoint Jang Geum as his personal physician causes an among the court officials, the Royal Pharmacy, and the Queen Mother.

The Queen Mother and the Queen call Yeun Seng to ask her about the meetings she arranged between the King and Jang Geum. Because of the Queen Mother’s words and , Yeun Seng becomes and goes into labor .

Yeun Seng, who’s suffering from high blood , gives birth prematurely. During labor, she loses twice; Jang Geum her first by using and then by rubbing the pressure points. After Yeun Seng finally gives birth, she bleeds and loses consciousness for the third time.

Because of Yeun Seng and Dr. Shin, Jang Geum decides to the King’s appointment.

Episode 51: The measles outbreak

The Head Eunuch rushes in and says that the Queen’s son has been with measles.

The measles soon spreads throughout the city. Jang Geum all the sick children in her area and risks her life taking care of them.

In , the Queen visits Jang Geum and begs her to come back to the Palace and treat her son.

The Royal Pharmacy staff, acting under Jang Geum’s directions, are able to save the Queen’s son.

The Queen thanks Jang Geum and asks her to forget what she asked her to do with the Crown Prince. She promises Jang Geum that she will from then on be a source of to her.