Poems By Heart for iPhone and iPad review: Have fun memorizing classic poetry

Poetry by Heart of Penguin Classics is an iPhone and iPad app that combines great poetry, memory skills, and games in one beautiful application. In this game, you have to memorize classical poetry gradually and ultimately their overall learning. With the heart including the classic poem by Shakespeare, Edgar Allan Poe, Emily Dickinson, and many more.



Poetry by Heart includes two poems for free: Eternity by William Blake and Shall I compare thee to a summer day? By William Shakespeare.

When you choose a poem, you can choose to have a male voice or a female read it to you. Listening was read will help you memorize and you can follow along the lines of highlighted text at the same time.

After listening to it, it’s your turn. But instead of immediately tested on your ability to regurgitate the whole poem, you can handle it gradually. In the first phase, you will need to fill one or two per line blank by choosing the right words. Each stage introduces vacant until the final stage where you have to fill up every word. You also time for each line and were scored based on accuracy and speed