Прочитайте текст. Выберите один из предложенных вариантов ответа. Заполните пропуск (A7).
Jane (A1) ... to be a nurse ever since she was a child but her father had told her that nursing was not a suitable profession for her to follow. She decided to talk to her friend, Anne, about what she should do. Jane and Anne (A2) ... friends for a long time and lived in the same street. When Jane arrived at Anne's house, Anne (A3) ... in the garden reading. Jane explained the situation to her. As she finished speaking, Anne's mother came out of the house and shouted to the girls to come over. "Sorry Jane, but I'm afraid, your father had an accident this morning at work and is in hospital. I (A4) ... you over there now.' When they arrived at the hospital Jane (A5) ... to see her father sitting up in bed and smiling broadly.
'Father, I was so worried, I thought something dreadful (A6) ... .' 'Oh, there's no need to worry. I (A7) ... my arm but the nurses here (A8) ... such good care of me, they've been wonderful. And Jane, I've been thinking.' Jane Smiled at her friend, and knew that everything was going to be all right.
2) had broken
3) was broken
4) was breaking
Пропуск в прямой речи, где говорится о событии, совершившемся и имевшем результат на тот момент, значит, требуется форма Present Perfect.
Ответ: have broken.