What is the best way to memorize Robert Frost's "The Road Not Taken"?

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The best way to memorize a poem is to find key features of the poem's structure that create a pattern to you or stand out to you. These you will remember, so construct your memorization around them.

In Robert Frost's "The Road Not Taken," there are connections of ideas in each stanza; there is a chronological design: 

  1. The speakers sees the two paths [roads] and looks down one of them
  2. The speaker takes the other path because it was grassy and not worn, although they look essentially the same
  3. He keeps the first "road" for another day
  4. He will tell "this" with a sigh

Once you get these ideas in your mind--the main ideas--along with their...

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