That should be a semicolon.
As multiple choice, there is no reason to pick ziarul over un ziar.
I wrote verbatem what was said and I still get it wrong! WTF!?
Never forget to put The
I sure hope what Romanian I am learning does not sound as uneducated as the English translations. "He writes a letter" would not be used by any native English speaker, and neither would the last phrase. Is the same true of the Romanian?