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The idiomatic expressions are the fixed structures that are composed of more than two lexemes and whose whole meaning is not easily derived from the sum of all the constituent elements. The inability to explain the idiomatic expressions in accordance with the rules of the standard grammar creates a serious problem for both teachers and students. However, no one can deny the major role that these expressions play in the teaching of Spanish as a foreign language. They not only frequently occur in the colloquial language but also contain sociolinguistic elements that have come from the experiences of a community accumulated throughout its history. Given these considerations, the present study seeks to propose the teaching method which is more effective and systematic, focusing on the idiomatic expressions related to the bullfighting and the football