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    #1

    No, I won't help you, so there!

    Quote Originally Posted by Cambridge dicts
    INFORMAL HUMOROUS
    used for emphasis, or to show that something is being done in opposition to someone else's wishes:
    Mine's bigger than yours, so there!
    No, I won't help you, so there!
    Is it childish? Is it close to "and that's that!"?
    Is it both AE and BE?

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    #2
    I think it's quite childish, yes.
    I'm not a teacher, so please consider any advice I give in that context.

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