Mechanism questions aminobenzoic acid A LEVEL/UNDER GRAD Watch

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I have been asked to describe and draw the mechanism for this: Any help?
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If I said that 2-aminobenzoic acid reacted with ethanoic anhydride at the acidic oxygen first, could you take it from there?
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If I said that 2-aminobenzoic acid reacted with ethanoic anhydride at the acidic oxygen first, could you take it from there?
Erm still not sure, confused to which group reacts with what as in how does the ethanoic anhydride react with the carboxylic acid group and the amine group? Thanks
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