What follows is a list with the 218 most frequently used French words . . . and 10 example sentences for each word.
But the best part is: that all those sentences are available, with audio, for Anki. In the order they are shown here, without duplicates.
(Anki is a flashcard software that allows you to study in a more efficient manner.)
Download this deck for your anki:
(Edit: oh damn wait a minute, this is a very similar deck but not the same. Will upload the right one and put the link here sometime tomorrow...)