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App Helps You Memorize Classic Poetry

Quick! Can you recite a poem by heart?

Memorizing poetry used to play a larger role in education, but it is a lost art in our digital age. A new app from Penguin Classics will help you memorize a slew of great poems.  AppNewser has all the details:

The free Poems by Heart app from Penguin Classics will help you learn new poetry and share the games with your friends. As you can see by the video embedded above, we have a hard time remembering classic poems. The app includes a free William Blake poem to memorize, but you can purchase 22 other classic poems. Currently, the app is only available for iOS devices.

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