be envious of

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be envious of
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. envidiar
It's hard not to be envious of David. His life seems perfect.Es difícil no envidiar a David. Su vida parece perfecta.
b. tener envidia de
I try not to be envious of rich people.Trato de no tener envidia de los ricos.
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