Student or Learner
1) I am practising in making sentences with 'in a bid'. Are my following sentences OK?
a) In a bid to lure tourist, the tour fee has been slashed to 30% off.
b) In a bid to well-equipped myself in low cost during the period of booming unemployment, I ought to upgrade my English competency
through the home-studied course.
2) What are the differenes between :
a) 'in a bid'
b) 'to bid' '
c) in order to'
d) 'so as to'
Tks / ju