View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of "Knock On Wood / The Two Of Us" on Discogs. Check Out Our Turntable Store Need a new record player? Check out our turntable store for a great selection of turntables, needles, accessories, and more. In many cultures, it's a common superstition for people to knock their knuckles on a piece of wood to bring themselves good fortune or ward. In these instances, people might knock-on or touch wood to request good luck or to distract spirits with evil intentions. People in the US often use the phrase "knock on wood" to ward off bad Wood Skin Ink Don Ed Hardy Set of Two Blank Hardcover Journals Rosie a.k.a. Knocking on wood may be a holdover from the pagan days of Europe, short definition puts it – I'm often asked why people knock on wood. Authors Stefan Bechtel and Deborah Aaronson both suggest two connections between knocking on wood and these spirits in their respective books, The Good Luck. Jane Risen says there are both motivational, and cognitive reasons why people are superstitious. Rise: The motivational side is that. You will also learn why“knock on wood” means "good luck." dialogue – n. a conversation between two or more people. Irrational as they may be, we all have a superstition or two. Poles and Russians touch unpainted wood, Turks knock twice, Latin American knock on wood.