Dear MariaThank you for your letter. I'm very happy to hear (1) ... you're coming (2) ... Russia.
There (3) ... some nice places to visit around my hometown. There's a wonderful lake called Lake Baikal. It's (4) ... deepest lake in the world, and there are beautiful forests all around it. Perhaps we can (5) ... camping together. It's often cold (6) ... the evenings here because we're in southern Siberia, (7) ... don't forget to bring a jacket, warm clothes and (8) ... good boots.
I'm (9) ... forward very much to seeing you. Enjoy your flight. From (10) ... good friend, Vera