1.Either you or one of your students to attend the meeting that is due tomorrow.
A .are B .is C .have D .be
B【解析】句意：要么你要么你的一名学生将去参加明天的会议。either……or……连接两个主语，按“就近原则”来确定谓语的单复数。one of your students
2. I walked slowly through the market, where people all kinds of fruits and vegetables. I studied the prices carefully and bought what I needed.
A .sell B .were selling C .had sold D .have sold
B【解析】句意：我慢慢地穿过市场，人们在那里出售各种各样的水果和蔬菜，我仔细研究了价格，然后买了我想要的东西。根据I studied the prices carefully and bought what I needed.可知当时人们正在卖各种水果和蔬菜，即表示过去某个时刻正在发生的动作，应使用过去进行时。
3. The furniture, with its modern style and bright colors, suits modern houses and their gardens, but looks in the garden of a traditional home.
A. out of question B .out of order C .out of sight D .out of place
D【解析】句意：这套家具款式新潮，色泽亮丽，与新式房屋及其花园配套，但看起来与传统房屋的花园格格不入。out of question毫无疑问；out of order次序颠倒；out of sight看不见；out of place不相称，不合适。
4.Jim went to answer the phone. ,Harry started to prepare lunch.
A. However B. Nevertheless
C. Besides D. Meanwhile
D【解析】句意：吉姆去接电话，与此同时，哈里开始准备午餐. However然而； nevertheless仍然，不过；besides而且；meanwhile同时。由于前后两个句子的动作是同时发生的，故选D。
5. In his novel ,Defoe portrayed successfully an image of an enterprising English-man, typical of the English bourgeoisie in the 18th century.
A. Colonel Jacque B. Captain Singleton
C. Robinson Crusoe D. Pamela