How many languages is it possible to speak for a human - Polyglotism?

When you sit for a polyglot dinner, it is generally assumed that most people will converse in English. But there would be intermittent trial periods when they would switch languages to gauge each others’ comfort level, most common being German. Italian, Spanish, French and Russian come close. Again if the purpose of the dinner is practicing then they might try out rarer languages like Hebrew, Welsh, Esperanto etc. But whatever language you choose, two polyglots meeting and speaking out languages to each other is great fun.
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