If someone watches or listens with rapt attention, they are extremely interested or fascinated.
①I noticed that everyone was watching me with rapt attention.
②He had held his audience rapt .
③Phillips had a rapt expression on his face.
William Golding的小说 Lord of the Flies 也出现了这个表达：
If you liken one thing or person to another thing or person, you say that they are similar.
①She likens marriage to slavery.
②The pain is often likened to being drilled through the side of the head.
《经济学人》一篇关于摩洛哥民主政治的文章 Sex, lies and videotape 也出现了这个表达：
The similar story could be told of...
By the same token,....
A has a close resemblance to B
draw an analogy
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